Membership is open to both individuals and organisations.

The following membership rates apply:

  • $20.00 per annum for individual membership
  • $50.00 per annum for corporate memberships
  • Complimentary membership for full time students.

Individual membership entitles you to discounted rates for all the Association's activities. It also includes an on-line subscription to the Journal of Industrial Relations (JIR) which is produced 5 times per financial year, and other publications produced from time to time.

Corporate membership entitles up to 5 staff or members of an organisation to attend Association functions at discounted rates. Corporate members are also entitled to 2 on-line user accesses to each edition of the Journal of Industrial Relations (JIR), and other publications produced from time to time. 

The JIR is indexed and abstracted in: Social Sciences Citation Index®; Journal Citation Reports/Social Science Edition; Social Scisearch; and Current Contents®/Social and Behavioral Sciences.  For more information on the JIR, contents alerts, free electronic access to table of contents and abstracts, visit our website at