2019 Membership

ANZCA membership is annual and is based on the calendar year, 1st January to 31st December.
People joining or renewing later in the year are entitled to all journals published in that year, provided that there are sufficient copies in stock.
People who join after the Annual General Meeting have complimentary membership for the rest of that year and financial membership for the following year.


Annual membership includes:

  • Four issues of Communication Research and Practice

  • Four issues of Media International Australia incorporating Culture and Policy

  • Reduced conference fees

  • Access to the ANZCA information network, including mailing lists

  • Full voting rights at the Annual General Meeting, if attending (no proxies)

  • Right to stand for election to the ANZCA Executive


Individual membership: $220 per annum
All postgraduate students are entited to a reduced membership fee, currently $90 per annum.

Goods and Services Tax

ANZCA is exempt from collecting the Australian GST because its turnover is less than the current threshold.

New members

Firstly, you need to register your details on this web-site. When your information is complete, including a username and password, a link will take you to the payment options where you can choose to pay on-line or not. You do not need a PayPal account to pay online as PayPal will accept credit cards. Start the registration process by clicking here and you will then be able to choose your method of payment.


We are canvassing for two types of donation – general donations and donations to the postgraduate bursary and other support programs. Just click on the “Donate” button below the left-hand menu. Existing members are able to donate when renewing through their individual profile pages. Please note that the Ausralian government has tightened its regulations and ANZCA is no longer an Australian tax-deductible gift recipient..


Just log in using the details you provided initially and renew your membership from your profile page.
Alternatively, you may download the membership application form, fill it in and return to ANZCA by mail, fax or e-mail.

Pdf file: Click here

Word document: Click here

Membership renewals are due on the 1st January and members who have not paid their annual subscription by the 28th February are deemed unfinancial.


This web-site can process payments through Paypal and credit card payments through Paypal. Once payment is completed, please wait for Paypal to direct you back to this site so that your membership can be processed automatically.

If you need to pay by credit card directly, send the completed form to Jolyon Sykes, PO Box 5, Thirroul NSW 2515,

If you intend paying by electronic funds transfer, you’ll need the following bank details:
     BSB number 012-482
     Account: 4925-70236
Please send Jolyon Sykes an e-mail when you have made the payment so that your membership can be activated. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.