Membership types

Wherever you are, we’re here to help.

Membership with the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine helps you overcome the isolation of working in a rural and remote setting and assists in building connections to ensure professional and personal help is not far away.

Becoming a member with the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) - whether you’re a student, intern, registrar, or a GP – will give you access to the many benefits ACRRM has to offer. From online learning and professional development resources to personalised support and advocacy on your behalf, ACRRM membership provides you with flexibility and a great sense of community.

We are committed to making a positive difference to our members through our member benefits such as:

Become a member with ACRRM today. For further information or assistance, phone our friendly membership services team on 1800 223 226 or email

Ordinary Membership Fee (2017-2018) Fee (2018-2019)
Full Time
You are a practitioner or academic working more than 20 hours per week
Annual Rate: 1190.00

Pro-rata Rate: 99.13
Annual Rate: 1225.00
Group Practice
You work in a practice with at least two other practitioner members of ACRRM * Please contact ACCRM directly to apply for Group Practice Membership
Annual Rate: 1090.00

Pro-rata Rate: 90.80
Annual Rate: 1125.00
Joint (Couples)
You and your partner are both currently full-time practitioners. Price per person
Annual Rate: 935.00

Pro-rata Rate: 77.89
Annual Rate: 960.00
Part Time
You are a practitioner or academic who works 20 hours or less per week in any capacity
Annual Rate: 720.00

Pro-rata Rate: 59.98
Annual Rate: 745.00
You are a practitioner registered with AHPRA living or working outside Australia
Annual Rate: 470.00

Pro-rata Rate: 39.15
Annual Rate: 480.00
IMG Specialist Pathway
You are an International Medical Graduate on the ACRRM Specialist Pathway
Annual Rate: 410.00

Pro-rata Rate: 34.15
Annual Rate: 425.00
You must be enrolled in vocational training with ACRRM (IP, RVTS, or AGPT) to be eligible for this membership type
Annual Rate: 410.00

Pro-rata Rate: 34.15
Annual Rate: 420.00
Extended Leave
You are taking extended leave (e.g. maternity, study), intending to return to practice eventually
Annual Rate: 165.00

Pro-rata Rate: 13.74
Annual Rate: 170.00
You have retired from medical practice but maintain a keen interest in rural medical issues
Annual Rate: 115.00

Pro-rata Rate: 9.58
Annual Rate: 115.00
Resident or Intern
You are currently employed as a junior, principal, or senior health officer working in a hospital environment
Annual Rate: 65.00

Pro-rata Rate: 5.41
Annual Rate: 65.00


Associate Membership Fee (2017-2018) Fee (2018-2019)
IMG Associate
You are an unregistered overseas trained doctor (OTD) seeking to obtain registration in Australia and keen to learn more about and be connected to Rural and Remote practice.
Annual Rate: 180.00

Pro-rata Rate: 14.99
Annual Rate: 195.00
Health Professional
You are an allied health professional/administrator (e.g. nurse, practice manager, physician's assistant, nurse practitioner)
Annual Rate: 135.00

Pro-rata Rate: 11.25
Annual Rate: 140.00
You are enrolled in an Australian accredited undergraduate or graduate course in medicine or health. Once only fee for the duration of your studies.
One off rate for the duration of your medical degree: 30.00

(Pro-rata rates do not apply for this membership category)
One off payment: 30.00