How To Join

The NHAA has a range of membership categories designed to accommodate students, general interest, professional requirements and more. See below for detailed information on the various membership categories.

Membership Details & Rates

Current Specials

Join as a Full member within 12 months of graduating and Receive 50% off membership fees for the financial year that you join (pro-rated) AND 25% off membership fees the following year.

Student membership is FREE for all students enrolled in an NHAA accredited herbal medicine or naturopathic degree.


Full membership

Full Membership of the NHAA is open to herbalists and naturopaths who have met our training requirements. You can join as a Practicing or Non Practicing full member and we have two types of application process, depending on whether or not your course was accredited with us. We welcome applications from everywhere including new graduates, experienced practitioners, those with older or overseas qualifications or those looking to change associations.

International
Membership (ex. GST) is $287.00 for 2021/2022 financial year. Rates are pro-rata, with no charge for the month in which you join.

Australia
Membership (inc. GST) is $315.00 for 2021/2022 financial year. Rates are pro-rata, with no charge for the month in which you join.

Associate membership

Associate membership (previously Companion membership) of the NHAA is open to any individual with an interest in herbal medicine or naturopathy.

Please note that as an Associate member you are not entitled to use the NHAA name or initials in any form, or in any way imply that you are a full or practitioner member of the NHAA.

Australia
Membership (inc. GST) is $215.00 per annum for 2021/2022 financial year. Rates are pro-rata, with no charge for the month in which you join.

International
Membership (ex. GST) is $195.50 per annum for 2021/2022 financial year. Rates are pro-rata, with no charge for the month in which you join.

Student membership

Student membership of the NHAA is free to those currently undertaking formal studies in herbal or naturopathic medicine.  Your course now needs to be accredited with the NHAA for you to be a student member.

All students enrolled in an NHAA accredited Naturopathic or Herbal Medicine Degree are eligible for free student membership with the NHAA.

Corporate membership

There are three levels of Corporate membership, with the membership year running from whichever month you join.

  • BRONZE: $1,300 per annum
  • SILVER: $3,500 per annum
  • GOLD: $5,700 per annum

Corporate membership is a special category of NHAA membership that allows those involved with the herbal medicine industry to be associated with and participate in the activities of the Naturopaths andl Herbalists Association without the need for full training.

The category is open to companies, corporations, institutions and other parties who have a genuine interest in supporting and furthering an ethical herbal medicine industry and profession in Australia.