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As an AusIMM member, you are part of a global community encompassing all people in all professions, who are building a career in the resources sector.

Whatever your career stage and wherever you are in the world, we can support you throughout your career journey in the mining industry. Join today to accelerate your career, build new connections, broaden your knowledge, and be part of a professional community that is shaping the future of the resources sector.


Join AusIMM

Find out more about our membership grades and benefits.

Find out what AusIMM membership best fits your career needs

AusIMM has four membership grades to suit students through to experienced senior leaders in the mining industry. Take our questionnaire to determine which AusIMM membership grade is right for you.

Why join AusIMM?

Save on conferences and courses

Upskill your knowledge by attending AusIMM's technical conferences, leadership events or online mining courses all at discount member rates.

Get recognised and build your career

Gain career advice, direction and support through our mentoring program and scholarships. Be globally recognised with an AusIMM postnominal and for your achievements in our annual AusIMM Awards.

Network and expand your connections

Build valuable industry connections through our global networking opportunities at technical conferences, events and online platforms.

Access technical content and news

Discover a wealth of technical documents, conference papers and articles from industry experts through the OneMine global library, Bulletin and AusIMM news.

I find the technical webinars really useful to build my knowledge base and I enjoy attending AusIMM events to connect with other industry professionals.

Sarah Lester

AusIMM Associate member

AusIMM offers four grades of membership

Apply for membership in three easy steps


1 Create a profile. 2 Upload your documents. 3 Pay your membership fee.
You can save your progress at any time and return to complete at a later stage.


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Student membership is the entry point for AusIMM membership for undergraduate students completing their first degree.


Associate membership is suitable for first-year graduates, post graduate students, entry-level mining professionals, tradespeople and consultants working in resources industry.

Studying a postgraduate degree full time? Contact us for a special postgraduate rate.


Becoming a Member is ideal for industry professionals, managers and executives holding tertiary degrees with over 5 years’ industry experience OR technical operators, managers, and supervisors with over 10 years’ industry experience.


The prestigious Fellow member category suits senior executives with over 10 years’ industry experience and min. 5 years in senior leadership roles OR senior professionals with min. 15 years’ experience and making outstanding contributions to industry.

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