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Join the Institute of Quarrying Australia. Joining the IQA is easy. Anyone involved, or interested in quarrying, construction materials, and related extractive and processing industries, can join the IQA.

The Membership Review Committee (MRC) manages the allocation of individuals to the correct membership grade within the Institute of Quarrying Australia. Once you submit your application for IQA membership, your experience will be assessed against the requirements of each grade, and you will be allocated into the correct grade based on your role, experience and education within the quarry industry.

Membership Grades:

Honorary Fellow (HFIQ)
Fellow (FIQ)
Member (MIQ)
Technical Member (TMIQ)
Associate Member (AIQ)
Student Member (SIQ)
Operator (OIQ)

Membership Grades

Apply online

Apply via the button below, and the MRC will then assess your application and process your membership.


Apply offline

You can apply to join the Institute of Quarrying Australia offline by downloading the membership application form and emailing the form to [email protected]
The MRC will then assess your application and process your IQA membership.

Offline application form


Membership Fees

The Institute of Quarrying Australia membership is renewed annually. The IQA membership cycle runs through 1 July to 30 June each year. If a member joins part way through the membership cycle, then that member will be charged a pro rata amount for the number of months remaining in the membership cycle.

 2021-22 Membership Subscription Fee (Incl GST)
 Fellow  $315
 Member  $300
 Technical Member  $300
 Associate  $300 
 Student  $150
 Retiree  $105
 Operator  $50
 Entrance Fee  $95


For full details on membership fees and terms for membership please refer to the

Membership Review Committee Charter