Membership Application

The Institute’s membership, which currently numbers about 450 members and organisations, is spread throughout Australia and overseas. It represents a cross-section of administrators, legal practitioners, academics, students, judges, Commonwealth and State government departments and professional organisations.

Inquiries concerning membership can be directed to the AIAL Secretariat on (02) 6290 1505 or .

2023-24 Membership Costs

  • Individual – $130.00
  • Institutions/corporate – $400.00
  • Libraries – $170.00
  • Students/not employed/retired – $55.00

AIAL Life Members

The late Robert Todd AM
Emeritus Professor Dennis Pearce AO
Stephen Argument
Emeritus Professor John McMillan AO
The late Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Sawer AO