Student Membership

Student membership is open to people undertaking full or part-time study for a certificate, diploma, degree, accredited degree, graduate certificate, graduate diploma, or higher degree qualification in one or more of the functional areas of environment.

Student membership is intended for people that do not earn a professional wage. Student membership is designed to support people who are studying and have not started their paid professional careers. Students who are engaged in professional work with less than 2 years practical work experience should apply for Associate membership. Students that have more than 2 years practical work experience should consider Full membership.

Student members are offered a reduced membership fee and reduced rates for some Institute events, conferences, seminars and workshops.  Students do not pay an application fee. 

Student members do not have voting rights and cannot use a post-nominal.


To apply for and renew a student membership, you must provide evidence of your student status (e.g. copy of your student card, enrolment record or recent transcript) and specify the qualification you are undertaking.

Period: 29 March 2023 to 29 March 2024
Cost:$40.00 (GST inclusive)