Become a member

Members join SAFAA because they care about the future of the industry. We advocate for ethical, efficient and stable listed equity and debt markets in Australia, distilling the views of members into cohesive advice for regulators and government.

We represent 8,000 professionals through our Principal members and our Practitioner members. These include:

  • retail and wholesale stockbrokers and investment advisers
  • institutional advisers
  • legal and compliance staff
  • back-office staff
  • corporate finance
  • research roles
  • adviser support roles

Practitioner member

Join the network of professionals in the nation’s securities industry and gain the recognition and credibility of being a member of an established and respected representative body.

Principal member

Gain access to policy makers and regulators and have a strong voice and input on proposed regulatory changes affecting the securities, derivatives and investment advice industry.

Retired member

Stay connected with the
industry and reap the benefits
for a considerably
reduced fee.

Affiliate member

Network with Market Participants and key decision-makers in the securities and derivatives industry.

Manage your membership

Renew, re-join or advance your membership.

Join now

Apply online or contact our Membership Manager at or call +61 2 8080 3201.

Member benefits


We regularly meet with
government, industry stakeholders
and regulators to represent the
views of our members.
We develop and implement
strategies to address the issues
that matter to our profession.

Accredited education

Designed to provide a detailed understanding of the securities, derivatives and investment advice industry, our accredited courses are designed to meet statutory requirements and maintain high standards.

Professional development

SAFAA-accredited CPD webinars
are offered free to members,
providing you with required CPD.
Our professional development workshops are tailored for
our industry.

Member discounts

Member discounts are available for the SAFAA conference, professional development workshops and for tailored subscriptions via the Holley Nethercote HN Hub.

Annual conference

Connect with your peers at this flagship event. Held each year in May, our hybrid event provides for face-to-face and online registration and brings the profession together to discuss the big issues facing the industry.

Community of
like-minded peers

Take advantage of opportunities to network with other professionals in your field. Share non-competitive information, experience and knowledge in a collegiate environment through our committees and working groups.

Join now

Apply online or contact our
Membership Manager at
or call +61 2 8080 3201.

SAFAA monthly

Stay informed about regulatory
changes, our advocacy efforts and achievements and the trends affecting the industry.

SAFAA newsroom

Keep up to date on current topics and issues of relevance.