Join NSA

The membership year for NSA is from July to June. Membership fees are calculated by pro-rata throughout the year.

If your application for membership is approved after 31 March, you will not be charged for the remainder of that financial year – your application fees will be applied to the following membership year. Members renewing their membership will be required to pay any membership subscription arrears that have accrued.

If you are going on maternity leave, please let us know and we can arrange for you to receive a special rate.

Eligible institutions of study should be a registered provider with TEQSA.

Pro-rata fees 

Membership fees are pro-rated on a quarterly basis. The full fees for each membership type as follows (inc. GST): 

Ordinary Member $207.00
Student Member (Masters & Postgraduate) $88.00
Student Member (Honours & Undergraduate) $44.00
Retired Member $88.00
Parental Leave Member $88.00

Renew membership or change details

If you would like to renew your membership or change your address or contact details, please login to your account and go to ‘edit my profile’.

Please check that all your contact details are correct.

If you are unable to login, please contact us at


Ordinary Member

Applicants must hold a three-year Bachelors degree or equivalent. Eligible institutions of study should be a registered provider with TEQSA.


Student Member (Masters & Postgraduate)

For individuals studying nutrition at Masters or PhD level in a nutrition and/or related subject. Evidence of nutrition science qualification required


Student Member (Undergraduate & Honours)

For individual undertaking nutrition studies at Undergraduate or Honours level. Evidence of nutrition science qualification is required.


Retired Member

The Retired Member category is open to members who have retired from full-time employment. Evidence of retirement is required upon submission.


Paternal Leave Member

For members currently on Paternal leave