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Membership Costs and Application form

Subscription rates for 2017/2018 are as follows:

Grade Rate (incl GST) Rate- 2 Year Subscription (incl GST) 
Fellow $295 $560
Member $280 $530
Technical Member $280 $530
Associate $265 $500
Retired $100 N/A
Student Please contact us N/A
Quarry Operator (for the 1st 12 months)
i.e. an employee who works in a 100% operational role in the quarry
e.g. front-end/back-end loader driver, dump truck driver, weighbridge operator etc
$50 N/A
Entrance/ Upgrade $90 N/A

Go here to pay for your renewal.

Note: All new memberships incur a one off entrance fee that is paid upon application and is non-refundable. Once payment is made via the credit card details on the form, an email will be sent to you with your tax receipt as well as your membership number.

Please click  here to download the IQA Membership Application Form. Please complete the form and send to the contact details on the second page.

Please click  here to download the IQA Membership Application Form for a Quarry Operator. Please complete the form and send to the contact details on the second page.

In 2017-2018, the IQA will be offering reduced subscription rates to retired members and unemployed members.

Retired members:

Current Members wishing to apply for the reduced rate on the grounds of retirement should:
(a) be permanently retired from employment or paid work
(b) sign a declaration to this effect
(c) be aged 55 years or above
(d) have completed at least 10 years membership of the Institute of Quarrying Australia

Unemployed members:

Current Members wishing to apply for the reduced rate due to unemployment should:
(a) be wholly unemployed
(b) be actively seeking work within the quarrying and related industries
(c) sign a declaration to this effect

Reduced subscription rates required an application form to be completed and sent to the IQA's Chief Executive Officer for consideration. The IQA's Chief Executive Officer is the only person who can approve a reduced subscription rate to eligible retired and unemployed members.

Please click  here to download the Reduced Subscription Rate Application Form before emailing it to or faxing it to 07 3054 4497.


The Institute of Quarrying (IQA) is committed to handling your personal information in accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles, which are contained in the Privacy Act 1988 and the Privacy Amendment Act 2014.

Collection, Use and Disclosure of your Personal Information

By providing your personal information you acknowledge and declare that, and consent to:-

  1. IQA collecting and using your personal information for the following purposes:
    1. To assess your current and subsequent application
    2. To update your information
    3. To provide branches with your details for IQA and IQA approved functions and activities
  2. IQA collecting your personal information from, and disclosing it on a confidential basis to, the following:
    1. IQA related entities – CP Board (QMCS), AIQEF, Committees and Council
    2. IQA contracted agents and third parties – Professional conference organisers, Quarry Magazine publisher and Suppliers (for Industry Award purposes)
    3. Government departments and agencies (under law), law enforcement agencies, investigators, lawyers and medical providers (under law)
  3. IQA Products, Services and Marketing as follows:
    1. To provide information and offers about a range of products and services offered by us and our related entities whose products and services we promote
    2. For industry development and market research 

You will inform IQA if you do not want your personal information to be used or disclosed to our related entities 

If in doubt about these protocols or about the Australian Privacy Principles and its application, you are encouraged to seek guidance from the IQA CEO at