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Frequently Asked Questions
What period does the annual fee cover?
Memberships are for a twelve month period renewable during the quarter of your membership anniversary.
Will I receive a tax invoice and receipt?
The application form is a Tax Invoice and a separate receipt will be forwarded with your membership kit.
Do I need to provide my CV and what should it include?
Your CV is essential to determine eligibility for Full membership and to forecast when Associate members may be eligible to upgrade to Full membership. Your brief CV [e.g. 2-3 pages addressing key points] should clearly show the period of time worked and the relevance of tasks to environmental practice undertaken for each employer.
Do I need to provide proof of study and what sort of proof is accepted?
If you are currently enrolled in full or part-time study, we require a photocopy of either a Student ID or enrolment record showing name, institution and the current year. If you have completed relevant studies, please include a photocopy of either your final transcript (including completion statement) or degree with your application. Applicants who have at least five years’ relevant work experience do not need to provide proof of study.
How long does my application take to process?
Associate and Full applications normally take two to three weeks to be approved once all information and payment has been received. Student memberships are processed as soon as all information and payment is received.
What happens to my personal information?
Your signed application form should be completed and forwarded with:
Application and membership fees applicable
Supporting evidence of claim (transcript of study/certificate and CV)
For further information regarding the completion of this application form contact:
GPO Box 211, Melbourne VIC 3001
Tel: 07 5429 8480, Fax: 07 5429 8486 Email: email@example.com