You can join IPA by filling out the webform below. The Australian Section is divided into 6 Regions, 4 Sub-regions and 3 Branches. Once approved you will be attached to your preferred unit.
Please read these instructions before proceeding to the button below.
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The following information is required or you will not be able to apply online.
Once you have collected this information click this button :
If this webform is not functioning you can still apply by downloading the MS Word version. Click the button below. Note, if you use this Word document instead of the online form, you will be contacted by the Region Treasurer in due course to complete the online form to enable the Database to receive the correct information.
Type in your details and email a copy to the local regional treasurer indicated at the bottom of the form together with payment.
Joining the IPA will cost $50. This includes a joining fee of $30 plus your first year's subscription of $20. Membership year commences on the 1st of January.
Direct Debit is available from your financial institution. Contact your Regional Treasurer for BSB and Account details to save having to remember to send off your subscription in December each year. If you are a new applicant, the full banking details you will require are available on the bottom of your Invoice.
(a) Any serving or retired police officer of any State, Territory or the Australian Federal Police.
(b) Any former police officer who has served in a Police Service and had left such Police Service in good standing.
Foreign Associate Membership:
May be open to serving or retired members of a Police Service where Sections of the Association do not yet exist.
May be granted to the spouse of a deceased member, upon application from such spouse through region for endorsement by the National Executive Council.