Membership

Memberships are now open for the 2019-2020 Financial Year!
Note that membership runs for the financial year (1 July to 30 June).

Full membership applies to colleagues in salaried employment (fixed-term or continuing/full-time or fractional); concessional membership applies to those who are students, pensioners, retirees, casual or sessional tutors (hourly paid). If in doubt as to your status, please contact us.

Subscription rates:

New member (Full): $95 ($75 annual membership, $20 joining fee)
Renewing member (Full): $75 ($75 annual membership, no joining fee)
New member (Concession): $50 ($40 annual membership, $10 joining fee)
Renewing member (Concession): $40 ($40 annual membership, no joining fee)

Individual Membership Instructions
1. If you are a NEW member, please download the LCNAU application form.
2. Complete your payment. Payment options include direct deposit or PayPal/ Credit Card. To pay by PayPal/Credit Card, click on the button below.
3. Send your completed application form (only necessary if you are a NEW member or if you are a renewing member whose professional or contact details have changed) and proof of payment to LCNAU. You will receive a receipt and a copy of the Rules of the Association (which may also be downloaded here.)

Pay now by PayPal/Credit Card!

Please ensure you select the CORRECT membership category.

Please only choose “renewing member” if you have been a financial member during the previous financial year; please only choose “concession” if you are eligible (contact us if you are not sure).

Please note that ALL NEW MEMBERS must complete and return a membership application form. Renewing members need to complete a new form 1) if their situation has changed and their subscription rate is affected (e.g., upon retirement, or on obtaining a salaried appointment, etc.) or 2) if their contact details have changed.


2019-2020 Financial Year Individual Membership Type



What do I do if I’ve paid for a renewal, but I’m actually a new member? How can I pay the joining fee?

If you have selected the incorrect membership category (“renewing” instead of “new”) and still need to pay the joining fee, please use the button below:


2019-2020 FY New Member Joining Fee (only where not paid above)




Thank you for supporting LCNAU. Your membership will provide you with these benefits and more:

  • Eligibility to vote in LCNAU elections and to stand for committee membership, ie. to play a direct role in the development of policy and practice;
  • Eligibility to present at biennial national languages colloquia, subject to acceptance;
  • Eligibility to submit papers for consideration in the colloquia proceedings, where these planned;
  • Member-only discount on registration for biennial national languages colloquia;
  • Member-only discounts on purchases of LCNAU publications;
  • Regular updates on LCNAU’s activities and news from across the sector;
  • Opportunities to share news of your own publications and research through our monthly updates.

Want to know about sponsorship?
Contact us for details of sponsorship for associations, universities and schools.