Institutional members of NAGCAS form a core body of institutions and units with carriage of careers education for the post secondary sector across Australia.

Membership of NAGCAS offers these institutions a seat on the Institutional Representatives Committee of NAGCAS – which is charged with discussion of issues that impact on careers education in the sector and within institutions. The Institutional Representatives Committee also provides a peer network of Services for benchmarking, collaborative research and sharing of best practice approaches.

NAGCAS Institutional Members are supported in applying the Professional Standards for Australian Career Development Practitioners into their services.


  • Seat on the IR Committee
  • Opportunity for certificate of compliance with NAGCAS aims and Professional Standards
  • Access to national comment on and input to government and sector matters
  • Peer network, benchmarking, collaborations and best practice exemplars.


Apply for Institutional Membership

Please note: New membership applications and transfers are tabled for ratification at the next available Ordinary Monthly MC meeting.

Applications close 6 working days prior to each meeting.

To avoid delays in the processing and ratification of your membership application please ensure you forward your work email address as per your contact details.

For transfer of IR from one existing NAGCAS member to another please complete and forward this form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The NAGCAS membership year runs from January 1 to December 31 each year and current financial members will automatically have their membership rolled over on January 1.

Membership fees

Institutional Membership: $500

Individual Membership: $110

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