Membership Categories



AFA Membership Categories

AFA Membership designation is determined by the applicant's role and level of experience. Before you can join, you will need to determine the membership category that best suits you and click through to apply.

Practitioner Member

An experienced adviser with more than three years practising advice.

New Adviser Member

An adviser who is new to the profession with less than three years practising advice.

Affiliate Member

Non-practicing members who meet the requirements for registration set by the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB).

Associate Member

A financial services professional who is not a practicing financial adviser. e.g. CEOs and Licensee Management, Practice Development Managers, State Managers etc. 

Support Member

An employee of a practice, licensee, or financial services company who provides support to advisers or an advice business.​​ e.g. Para-planner, client services.

Student Member

A full-time student who aspires to a career in financial services and are looking for opportunities to become actively involved in the industry.