Membership: Connections And Access

Membership of the Australian Institute of Horticulture is valuable and widely-recognised!

As a member of the Institute you immediately have access to the most diverse network of professional horticulturists in Australia.

Your membership subscription includes:

  • Approved use of the post -nominal to follow your name and qualifications. These can be RH (accredited Registered Horticulturist), FAIH (Inducted Fellows only and not available as a standard membership category), MAIH (General Members), AAIH (Associate Member).
  • Member discount rates for the AIH annual program of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) workshops delivered in both urban and regional areas across the nation.
  • Priority registration to AIH Congresses, Conferences and Symposia.
  • Regular e-newsletters and notices specific to RH CPD and general membership support.
  • Use of the AIH and RH logos to support your membership and accreditation.
  • Business opportunities and participation under the terms of the Memorandum of Collaboration with the National Parks Board Singapore.
  • A variety of industry and personal insurances negotiated with competitive discount pricing to suit AIH member needs through the AIH preferred provider, Fitzpatrick Insurance Brokers – Specialist Industry Insurance Protection, Professional Indemnity, home, vehicle and general insurances.
  • Use of AIH Logos for your business stationery, website and social media 

Insurance Forms:

Current Fees (in $AUD)

  • Fees are current to 30th June of the year from date of approval. Fees are due on 30th June for the subsequent year. 
  • All prices include GST except for ** categories
  • All prices are in $AUD
  • A 'one-off' Joining Fee applies to some membership categories. (See Schedule)
  • A 'one-off' initial Accreditation Fee applies to all RH applications
  • Midterm application fees will be prorated and added to one full year to be current to the following June 30.
  • It is a condition of membership that all members must comply with the AIH Code of Ethics and support the objectives of the AIH
  • It is a requirement in order to maintain an RH accreditation members must be financial and provide a record of their approved CPD activities which are subject to audit.
Membership Category Fee Per Annum ($AUD)
 Registered Horticulturist (MAIH RH00)
ADD one off $220 Accreditation Fee with application
General Member (MAIH)
ADD one off $110 Joining Fee
Associate Member (AAIH)
ADD one off $110 Joining Fee
Graduate Student Member
Category is available on completion of your course and for one year.
You will then be eligible for Associate or Full membership of AIH.
No Joining fee.
Enrolled Full Time Student Member
Enrolled Part-Time Student Member
Corporate Member
For details contact
(Includes one RH membership)
Retired Member (No RH) $110.00
Overseas member with Registered Horticulturist (RH) Accreditation **
ADD one off $200 Accreditation Fee at application
Overseas General Member **
ADD one off $100 Joining Fee
Singapore CPH Member (with CUGE Certification) ** $175.00


Pro Rated membership fee applies for mid term applications.