Skip to main content
Cookies Policy
Detailed information on the use of cookies on this website is provided in our Privacy Policy. By closing this message and proceeding, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our Cookies Policy.

2016 Fee Schedule

Friday, 18 Dec 2015

The 2016 membership fee schedule has been announced. Member fees will be increased slightly in line with CPI.

This fee schedule will take effect from 1 January 2016.

Membership Subscriptions
Standard ACS Membership - $370.00
Overseas ACS Membership - $246.00

Student Membership - $70.00
Graduate (1st Year) - $70.00
Graduate (2nd Year) - $185.00
Retired Members - $70.00
Unemployed Concession - $70.00

Certification Fees
Certification Assessment Fee - $340.00
Professional Standards Scheme - $75.00

Professional Partner Program
Fees for organisations participating in the Professional Partner Program will increase by 2.7%. Please see your account manager for a formal quotation.

All fees quoted include GST where applicable. Members residing overseas and not using an Australian postal address will pay non GST rates.

Monthly & Quarterly payments
Members paying monthly or quarterly will continue to pay the same fee until their current membership expiry date.

Reciprocal Service Benefits 
A reciprocal service benefits scheme exists between the ACS and the overseas societies listed below. If you are a current financial full fee paying member (not including any discounted membership fees) of one of these societies, you are eligible for a 20 per cent discount on the ACS annual full membership fee.

  • Association for Computing Machinery
  • British Computer Society
  • Canadian Information Processing Society
  • Computer Society of India
  • Computer Society of Pakistan
  • Computer Society of South Africa
  • Computer Society of Sri Lanka
  • Hong Kong Computer Society
  • Malaysian National Computer Confederation
  • Institute of IT Professionals NZ (formerly NZ Computer Society)
  • Singapore Computer Society

Note: The discount only applies where the ACS is the second society you are joining or renewing and you are a current full fee membership holder with the reciprocal society. The discount only applies where your membership with that society commenced before your joined the ACS. Evidence of your current financial status with your first society is required each year when renewing your subscription to claim this discount.