How to Join/Renew

Membership of the DTAA

Membership of the DTAA benefits both the member and the broader profession. More about benefits to members here.


New members

The DTAA welcomes applications for new members at all times. Read about membership levels here.

To join, please use our online membership system.

For those seeking to achieve recognition by the DTAA at Professional Member, Provisional Professional or Associate Members levels, the first step is to join as a General Member using the on-line system, then complete an application form as below and send to The form will be checked and then sent on to the Professional Membership Committee for consideration. On acceptance to a new level, the applicant will be advised as to what additional fees are due.

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Membership forms

For  Professional, Provisional and Associate levels of membership, an application must be completed. The forms explain the process that needs to be followed to achieve each level. This includes requirements about training, practice experience and supervision.

Professional Membership application form 

Provisional Professional Membership application form

Associate Membership application form


Renewing members

The DTAA online membership system will send members an annual reminder to renew with an invoice attached in June each year for payment by 30 July.  The invoice will have links to pay via Paypal or debit or credit card online.   To make changes to their online profiles, members can email the information required to


Annual Membership Fees (from 1 July 2018)

Professional: members from within Australia $260 (This includes an annual fee of $185 paid to PACFA for each Professional Member)
Professional: members from other parts of Australasia $105 (This fee is less because our non-Australian members are currently not eligible to be members of PACFA).
Provisional Professional $95
Associate $70
General (full) includes Retired Professional Member, overseas member and any other person interested in DMT. $65
General (concession) includes Retired Professional Member, overseas member and any other person interested in DMT who is on a low income such as student, unemployed, pensioner. $55

Application Fees (from 1 July 2018) 

Application for Professional, Provisional Professional and Associate Membership $75


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