Membership to the AVAA ensures an industry recognised level of professionalism, where AVAA members are committed to providing the highest levels of integrity and expertise in their dealings with clients. The AVAA is governed by a Constitution ratified by The Australian Securities and Investments Commission.
AVAA membership also qualifies for members rates of the training and education provided by the Association. The training and education opportunities continue to grow, with new content being added to the training calendar regularly.
Various categories of membership are available with approval and admission to the Association provided on an individual basis, by the Board of Directors.
Available memberships are: Corporate, Certified Practising Auctioneer, Certified Practising Valuer, and Associate. Stringent criteria must be met by our members, including the use of a Trust Account, and Professional Indemnity Insurance.
Application Fees and Process
We have a non-refundable application fee of $375 (ex-GST) payable upon submitting your application. Membership fees are due after your application is approved by our board of directors.
Please fill in and submit the membership form adjacent. Complete as many of the fields as possible. The application process will be more efficient if all documentation and business information is provided.
The membership application is presented to the AVAA Board at the next board meeting, where the board will make a decision on the application based on the information provided. Should the application be accepted, then the applicant will be advised within 3 business days following the meeting. Please note this process could take up to eight weeks.