NAA Membership Types

Associate MemberĀ 

A person who is not qualified for Full Membership but has served at sea or in a Naval esta lishment, in any capacity, is eligible to be an Associate Member.

Joining fee $0
Annual fee $0
White Ensign Magazine ( optional $7 )

Club Member

The eligibility requirements for admitting persons to Club Membership of a Sub-section or Section must be prescribed in that Sub-section's Guidelines or Section's Regulations.

Joining fee $0
Annual fee $0
White Ensign Magazine ( optional $7 )

Partner Member

A person eligible for Full membership and their declared partner are eligible for Couple membership. The Couple shall receive one copy only of the White Ensign Magazine. The declared partner has the same rights as the Full member except that declared partners shall not be elected to the position of President at any level. Should the Full member predecease the declared partner then the declared partner will continue to be a Full member.

Joining fee $5
Annual fee $17
White Ensign Magazine ( optional $7 )

Full Member

The following are eligible to be a Full Member:

(a) Former or serving personnel of Commonwealth Navies and Australia's Allies and declared partners thereof, provided that any separation from such service was not the result of an assessment of unsuitability or a breach of discipline.

(b) Former or serving Australian Naval Cadet (ANC) officers and instructors and declared partners thereof, and who have served as such for not less than two years, provided that any separation from the ANC was not the result of an assessment of unsuitability or a breach of discipline.

(c) Former or serving members of the ANC who have reached the age of 18 years and completed at least three years' service in the ANC, and declared partners thereof, provided that any separation from the ANC was not the result of an assessment of unsuitability or a breach of discipline.

(d) Former or serving personnel of any Commonwealth of Nations merchant naval service and declared partners thereof, who, in the performance of their merchant naval duties, have served in a war zone or other theatre of military operations.

(e) former or serving Australian Army and RAAF personnel who have been posted to HMA Ships and Establishments for at least six months.

Joining fee $5
Annual fee $38
White Ensign Magazine (included)

Honorary Member

A person who is not eligible for Full Membership and who has rendered special service to the Association or who holds sufficient status in the community is eligible to be elected as an Honorary Member. An Honorary Member may be elected by National Council, a Section Council or Sub-Section.

Joining fee $0
Annual fee $0
White Ensign Magazine ( optional $7 )

Social Member

(1) A full financial member of one Sub-section or Section may be elected as a Social Member of another Sub-section or Section by Ordinary Resolution at a General Meeting of the second Sub-section or Section.

(2) Social membership of another Sub-Section or Section is dependent upon continued financial membership of that members substantive Section or Sub-Section.

(3) Social Membership of another Sub-section or Section does not affect any obligations and privileges the member has in relation to that member's substantive Section or Sub-section.

(4) A Social Member may be elected to hold office in the Second Sub-Section or Section but may only hold office in one Sub-Section or Section. By-Law 21 A does not apply to Social Members who are full members of the Association.

Joining fee $0
Annual fee $0
White Ensign Magazine ( optional $7 )