Membership of auDA is open to all stakeholders of the Australian domain name system.

Membership entitles you to vote at General Meetings of auDA (see clause 16.1 of the auDA Constitution).

Members are expected to adhere to a Code of Conduct in communications with each other and with auDA. Adherence to this is required of all members. 

Membership Benefits

auDA members are entitled to a number of benefits, which include:

  • a voice in the future of .au
  • invitations to special auDA networking events, conferences and meetings
  • a monthly members' newsletter, which members may advertise their internet or domain name related event to the auDA membership
  • vote for board members at the AGM
  • subscription to the members' mailing list, keeping you updated with auDA and related stakeholder activities.

Membership Classes

There are two classes of auDA membership:

  1. Supply Class - for domain name industry participants (registry operators, registrars and resellers)
  2. Demand Class - for domain name holders (registrants), internet users and the general public

The classes are defined in clauses 9.3- 9.6 of the auDA Constitution.

Membership Fees

The one-off membership entrance fees are as follows:

 Supply Class -   $110 (GST inc)
 Demand Class -   $22 (GST inc)

The annual membership fees are as follows:

 Supply Class -   $110 (GST inc)
 Demand class -   $22 (GST inc)


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