Renew or Apply for Membership

Please select your membership application or renewal preference:

Invoiced Membership Form

Online membership application and payment

Membership Information

Fees shown include GST

Membership benefits include, for example:

  • Free and targeted advertising of positions vacant via the PLA website, weekly eNewsletter and paid Social Media promotion - this includes the addition of logo, social media links, links to application information, forms etc.
  • Add your name to a Job Interest Register (for those looking for particular types of work, in particular areas etc. or for more targeted recruitment advertising)
  • Assistance with the development and implementation of public library surveys
  • eNewsletter subscription
  • Promotion of your libraries activities through our online and social media services
  • Supporting the development of a national public library evaluation network
  • And more..

Library or Council

  • less than 10,000 population: $175
  • 10,001 – 100,000 population: $395
  • more than 100,000 population: $835

Associate Membership

Associate Membership of PLA is available to any business, organisation or entity that services Australian Public Libraries

  • $198 Fee includes:

Associate Membership of Public Libraries Australia, includes the following benefits:

  • Display of your business logo and links to your website [see:]
  • Free advertising / sponsored / advertorial content in PLAs weekly eNewsletter (4 times per year)
  • A 'hit rate' report on any advertised or sponsored content sent out via our eNewsletter
  • Free recruitment advertising 
  • Use of PLA logo and membership on your website / emails

Personal Member

  • $90

Student / Concession / Job Seekers

  • $50

PLA E-Newsletter Subscription

PLA E- News and weekly Employment Connect Bulletin.

You can also unsubscribe easily at anytime via the unsubscribe link that is included at the bottom of every newsletter.

Subscribe online to the free weekly PLA News and Employment Connect eBulletin here

OR download a subscription form in PDF here

Membership Payments

Payments methods are:

  1. Invoiced payments: a membership invoice will be issued using this Membership Form - payments should be made on receipt of your invoice by EFT.
  2. Online payments: membership registration / renewal can be made online with credit / debit card or PayPal by using this Membership Form [Please note that online payment includes a transaction fee]

For more information regarding membership please contact:

PLA Administration
Public Libraries Australia Ltd
P O Box 295
Albury NSW 2640
M: 0414 190 133 | T: 02 8091 1230