Who can be an ACNP member?
ACNP Membership is open to:
- Nurse Practitioners
- Advanced Practice Nurses
- Registered Nurses
- Allied Health Professionals
- Pharmacy Professionals
- Medical Professionals
- Nursing Students
- Supporters of Nurse Practitioners
There are two levels of Membership to the ACNP:
- Full Membership for Nurse Practitioners, and
- Associate membership, for all other individuals and groups
What is a Full Member?
A Full Member is an NMBA Endorsed Nurse Practitioner. Full members have voting rights at the AGM.
The cost of a Full Membership for 1 year is $ 230.00 (01 June to 31 May)
Associate Membership is available to all other members (Nursing Students, Allied Health Professionals, Academics, and Registered Nurses).
What is an Associate Member?
An Associate Member is either an Advanced Practice Nurse, Registered Nurse, Allied Health Professional, Paramedic, Pharmacy Professional, Medical Professional, Academic, Nursing Student or a supporter of Nurse Practitioners.
The cost of an Associate Membership for 1 year is $ 180.00 (01 June to 31 May)
Once an Associate members has been endorsed by the NMBA and appears on Ahpra Register of practitioners they can become FULL members of ACNP. Simply email firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, NMBA number and ACNP ID. Staff will manually update your records.
What are the additional benefits that go with my membership?
The ACNP has many additional benefits for membership including:
- Representation on relevant issues
- Scholarships and Awards
- Banking discounts
- Events and Education
- Discounts, plus many more. Find out more here.
How will I know if my membership application has been received/approved?
As soon as we receive your application and payment we will send an email confirming receipt. If you pay by credit card this email will arrive within the hour, however for direct deposit payments this email will arrive one business day after your payment is received in our account. When your membership application is approved then we will send you a second email welcoming you as a new member.
Do you have any further questions?
If you have any further questions regarding ACNP membership please contact the National Office on 1300 433 660.
You can also view our Frequently Asked Questions FAQ's page.