Membership options and fees

Join your veterinary community of veterinary professionals and be connected with like-minded peers with a shared commitment to animal health & welfare.

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Be represented 

The AVA represents and advocates for Australia’s veterinary professionals, with over 100 years of history.

Being a member of the AVA means you can influence change. 

Be developed 

The AVA provides a wide range of opportunities to reach the CPD points required, including webinars, local training, state conferences and national conferences. 

As a member, you receive a discount on all training and events provided by the AVA.  

Be informed  

The AVA keeps the veterinary profession informed on key issues, the latest science and professional development. 

Keep up-to-date with regular newsletters, digital learning and communications. 

Be supported  

The AVA is focused on supporting and improving the health and mental well-being of our profession. 

AVA members have access to telephone counselling, HR advice, the AVA Benevolent Fund and other services.

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Add an AVA Group to your membership

Members can also join any of the AVA's 19 Groups for invaluable access to a community of like-minded veterinary professionals with similar interests and expertise. 
Find out more about the AVA's Groups. 

For any students currently wishing to add a special interest group to their membership they are required to contact the membership team on and or 1300 137 309. All Student Special Interest Groups are $40 each.

*Concession pricing below applies to New Graduate Members and those on Full Member Concession memberships. Full Member Partner members are not eligible for concession on Special Interest Groups. 


AVA Membership is an annual commitment, and the membership year runs from 1 July each year to 30 June the following year in line with the Australian financial year. AVA Membership subscription fees are GST inclusive.