Our member benefits
When you join the AASW you’ll become part of an active and vibrant community of more than 17,000 social work professionals. As the profession’s peak body, the AASW is committed to maintaining high standards, ethical practice and ongoing professional development.
As well as representing the profession through our government and community advocacy work, the AASW offers numerous member benefits to support you in your career.
Why be an AASW member?
Am I eligible?
Membership of the AASW is available to applicants holding either:
- An AASW approved social work qualification from an Australian tertiary institution; or
- Qualifications from overseas that have been recognised by the AASW as comparable to an AASW approved social work qualification.
* Reduced fee membership provides the same benefits as full fee membership at a decreased cost for those members who are on a reduced income (under $62,608 per financial year).