ALDE provides six different membership options – General, Sustaining, Individual, Honorary, Student and Associate Membership. All these members enjoy the benefits of attending our General Meetings and AGM, however there are notable differences between member categories, based on professional requirements. The additional benefits are listed below:

General
Membership

  • Consultancies or companies employing persons who are eligible to be Members of the Institution of Engineers and/or are engaged on a consultancy basis in providing expertise and services as engineering consultants to the Land Development Industry.
  • General Membership enjoys many benefits, such as networking, exclusive access to industry library, inclusion in directories, industry participation and events, among others.
  • This membership category carries voting rights, limited to one vote per company.

Sustaining
Membership

  • Suppliers and contractors to the Land Development Industry that are financial sponsors of ALDE. They can be an Authority, a private or public company or an individual providing goods and/or services to the industry.
  • Sustaining members enjoy benefits such as working committee participation, networking, advertising, promotion, including presentation opportunities at events.
  • Four tiers of Sustaining membership are available, offering a range of member benefits. For all the details download PDF here:
  • This membership category does not carry voting rights.

Individual
Membership

  • An individual who is eligible to be a Member of the Institution of Engineers and/or is engaged on a consultancy basis in providing expertise and services as an engineering consultant to the Land Development Industry. Individual members need to be actively employed in the consultancy field.
  • Individual members enjoy all the benefits related to General Membership, such as networking, exclusive access to industry library, inclusion in directories, industry participation and events, and personal development.
  • This membership category carries individual voting rights.

Honorary
Membership

  • An invitation only membership that is awarded by the Executive Committee. Honorary membership may be awarded to an ex-president of ALDE, a recipient of the Bill Foley Award or ALDE executives who have served for an extended period.
  • Honorary Membership enjoy all the benefits related to General Membership.
  • This membership category does not carry voting rights.

Student
Membership

  • A student who is eligible to be a member of the Institution of Engineers and is currently undertaking a diploma / degree of Civil Engineering.
  • Student Membership enjoys all the benefits related to General Membership, such as networking, exclusive access to industry library, industry participation and events, and personal development.
  • This membership does not carry voting rights.

Associate
Membership

  • Associations of kind (i.e. Civil Contractors Federation, Urban Development Institute of Australia, Association of Consulting Surveyors).
  • Associate Membership enjoys many of the benefits related to General Membership, such as networking, access to events, industry participation and personal development opportunities.
  • This is a free membership and does not carry voting rights.

For more information regarding rates, please contact the ALDE office. To apply for membership, please complete the attached form and send it to the ALDE Executive Officer via email [email protected]

Sub-Committees

In addition to the above membership options, members can also participate in various sub-committees. Committee members will be required to contribute by sharing their knowledge and actively seek innovation and continuous improvement for our profession. Members can seek to joint the committees that best suit their individual skillset and niche area of expertise.

  • Safety & Environment Committee
  • Professional Practices Committee
  • Media & Communications Committee
  • Electrical, Telco, Gas Committee
  • Local Government Committee
  • Diversity & Inclusion Committee
  • Governance Committee
  • Future Directions Committee
  • Young Engineers in Land Development (Yeild)

Sustaining Members

ALDE provides members with a variety of channels to promote their company profile. There are four tiers within sustaining membership – Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum. Each level provides different opportunities for participation, advocacy, promotion, networking and influence. The wealth of experience and knowledge within the association continuously grows and with that also its authority as an Industry leader.

Each level of ALDE membership has a single, annual fee with no joining fees. To discuss pricing for the Sustaining Membership options, please contact our Executive Officer on (03) 9876 6655.

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