Organisational membership recognises the unique relationship we have with organisations that commission evaluation work or for whom evaluation is not their core business but an essential component of their obligations for service development, funding and reporting.

Organisations from the following sectors can apply:
– Not-for-profit organisations/NGO's
– Indigenous managed community organisations
– Academic departments or research units (who commission evaluations)
– Government departments (who commission evaluations)



Benefits of organisational membership

1One Individual voting membership
2Online access to the Evaluation Journal of Australasia (EJA), plus 6 other SAGE published evaluation journals
3Group discounts for on-site AES professional learning
410% off Individual Membership joining and renewal fees for all staff members when the organisational discount code is used at checkout
5One staff member is eligible to register at Individual member rates for workshops and conferences using the Organisational Membership four-digit individual member number
6Benefits for staff members who are Individual Members
Individual member rates for workshops and conferences
10% off Individual Membership renewals
7Benefits for staff members who are NOT Individual Members
Organisational member staff registration fee rates (of at least a 10% discount from non-member rates) for the AES Annual Conference and all AES professional learning events for all staff members
10% off Individual Membership joining & renewal fee.

Organisational membership fees

Organisational membership is offered from 1 July to 30 June and you will be charged pro rata when you join

Type (fees in Australian dollars)AustraliaNew Zealand
Not-for-profit/ NGO$615$556
Indigenous managed community organisation$366$335
Academic department/ research unit$615$556
Government department$615$556

Goods and services tax: Fees charged for Australian memberships attract a 10% goods and services tax which is included in the rates above. All fees are in Australian dollars.
Organisational memberships are from 1 July to 30 June you will be charged a pro rata rate when you join.
Organisational members will be issued with a unique discount code on acceptance of their application and payment of their membership. This code will need to be quoted by staff to take advantage of the discount rate. Please note that staff who are also AES individual members, receive the discount off the member rate. They must enter their own 4 digit member number (not the voting member’s number). Staff who are NOT AES individual members receive the discount off the non-member rate. 

The application process explained

Member ethical guidelines

As a member of the AES you are committing to: 
1. abide by the Code of Ethics, and 
2. to support the Guidelines for the Ethical Conduct of Evaluations.