Neighbourhood Houses Victoria memberships are organisation-based. 

There are three types of membership. Find out the eligibility requirements and annual fees for each category:

Full membership

Eligibility

Organisations eligible for full membership are:

  • recognised as a neighbourhood house, learning centre, or neighbourhood house network;
  • not-for-profit community-based, community managed, independently incorporated associations, co-operatives or companies limited by guarantee;
  • located in Victoria

And additionally:

Fees

Membership fees are annual, determined by the organisation's gross income (take this figure from your organisation's most recent Annual Report).

Gross income 2020-21 Fees
(non-GST)
Less than $50,000 $165
$50,000 - $100,000 $315
$100,001 - $250,000 $465
$250,001 - $500,000 $615
$500,001 - $1 million $765
$1 million - $2.5 million $915
$2.5 million - $5 million $1,065


Associate membership

Eligibility

Organisations eligible for associate membership include:

  • neighbourhood houses which operate under the auspice of an incorporated not-for-profit non-government organisation or local government authority, and
    • the auspice body supports and recognises a neighbourhood house community based committee or reference group, independent of the auspice body, is responsible for overseeing the neighbourhood house program and functions of the house,
    • the neighbourhood house program maintains its integrity, identity and autonomy separate from the auspice body. 
  • organisations which are not neighbourhood houses or networks but support the neighbourhood house sector
  • organisations outside of Victoria 

And additionally:

Fees

Membership fees are annual, determined by the organisation's gross income (take this figure from your organisation's most recent Annual Report).

Gross income 2020-21 Fees
(non-GST)
Less than $50,000 $165
$50,000 - $100,000 $315
$100,001 - $250,000 $465
$250,001 - $500,000 $615
$500,001 - $1 million $765
$1 million - $2.5 million $915
$2.5 million - $5 million $1,065


LGA Associate Membership

Eligibility

This membership applies to local government authorities for the organisation as a whole. 

Annual fees

Annual Rate Base 2020-21 Fees
(non-GST)
Below $10 million $250
Above $10 million $500