People managers and administrators

Are you a people manager, team leader or small business owner dealing with HR issues?

Or are you a recruiter or change manager that works closely with HR professionals?

Get the right information, support and training in all HR matters with AHRI affiliate membership.

This non-professional membership gives you access to exclusive AHRI member benefits, discounts and resources to help you manage your people and HR processes at work, such as employing new staff, upskilling your team, or investigating a case of workplace misconduct.

You do not need any HR background or expertise to become an affiliate member. Join now


Upgrading your membership

Get the full benefits of professional membership including AHRI ProCover professional indemnity insurance cover  by becoming an AHRI professional member. Once you meet the eligibility criteria of professional membership, you can upgrade your affiliate membership to professional membership at any time by logging into your online AHRI member profile and completing an online form.

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Linking your membership

Access special training and event rates by linking your individual membership to your organisation membership.

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Professional development opportunities

  • National Convention and Exhibition

    16 to 19 September 2019, Brisbane Learn more

  • Inclusion and Diversity Conference

    10 May 2019, Sydney Learn more

  • Darwin State Conference

    Date, Darwin

  • Network forums

    Attend local network events on specialist HR topics and connect with your peers

  • Building effective teams

    Short course Learn more

  • Influencing and negotiating skills

    Short course Learn more

  • Managing performance

    Short course Learn more

  • More short courses

    View the full list of HR and management topics for short courses


Q. Why should I join AHRI?

AHRI membership keeps you up-to-date with the latest developments in HR, gives you access to HR resources, and helps you advance your career and tap into professional networks. Membership with AHRI is highly regarded by employers as it demonstrates your commitment to the profession. Learn more about membership benefits

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Q. How do I upgrade my membership?

You can upgrade your membership at any time by completing the appropriate online upgrade form, which you can accessed in your member profile. If your membership is linked to an organisation membership, please email for details. Ensure that you meet the eligibility requirements before submitting your documents for consideration of an upgrade. A one-off, non-refundable upgrade assessment fee of $60.50 is payable.

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Q. What payment methods can I use to pay my membership fee?

Our preferred payment method for AHRI membership and renewal fees is online through our secure payment system using a credit card. AHRI accepts Visa, Mastercard, Diners or American Express. You can also pay by phone (03 9918 9230) by providing your credit card details, by cheque made payable to AHRI or by EFT payment.

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Q. What are the terms and conditions of my membership?

View online the full terms and conditions of your membership.

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