Membership in NAGCAS meets the requirements of the Professional Standards for Australian Careers Practitioners through:

  • Recognition of Professional Careers Advisor status
  • Provision of Continuing Professional Development
  • Development and recognition of best practice frameworks for career development education

Application for membership is open to individuals, institutions in the post secondary education sector and organisations.

Individual membership structure offers support for all practitioners from student to professional, as well as for academic and associate members.

Institutional membership ensures institutional entry into the national and international conversation on career development education, promotion of key careers activities, and connection to a national database of graduate employers and careers bodies.  Each Institution is entitled to apply for one NAGCAS member to act as their representative.

Orgnisational membership provides organisations with the opportunity to contibute by way of nominating one NAGCAS member to act as their representative to sit on the Stakeholder Advisory Board.  For more information please see Structure and Governance.

As a NAGCAS member, you will also receive our regular Member Update, direct to your email, with the latest news, events, and resources.

NAGCAS holds a seat on the Board of Graduate Careers Australia and the Careers Industry Council of Australia.

Membership fees

The NAGCAS membership year runs from January 1 to December 31 each year. Membership fees for 2016 are as below.  Membership applications and renewals for 2016 open October 1.  To renew your membership for the coming year or to pay for your current year please visit our PayPal portal.

Individual Membership: $110

Institutional Membership: $500

Orgnisational Membership $500

Apply for Membership

Please proceed to the Individual Membership and then Institutional Membership, or Organisational Membership pages for the appropriate link to your applications for membership.

NAGCAS offers various categories for membership - check your membership category here.

For more information on our rules and by-laws, please see our Constitution.

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