Benefits of ACI Membership

ACI is the principal association for compliance professionals. Our range of activities, benefits and opportunities is constantly being expanded as the field of compliance gains recognition as an integral part of the business strategy.

Following are just some of the benefits offered to our members.

Professional Accreditation Program recognised by key regulators:

  • Our three tier program caters for all professionals from entry level practitioner to mastery
  • ACI is currently establishing a world class framework of standards for the compliance profession

Extensive Education and Training Program:

  • Compliance and professional development for all levels
  • Designed for those who seek accreditation and require specific technical training
  • Extensive CPD program
  • In-house training program developed specifically for your requirements


  • Annual Conference featuring international and domestic experts
  • Regular and topical seminars to maintain current knowledge and understanding
  • State based workshops and networking events
  • Webinars available for practitioners outside capital cities

Working Parties, Committees & Volunteer Groups:

  • Opportunity to contribute to published submissions, research papers and thought leadership pieces
  • Professional development opportunities which may not be provided by the employer

Free Publications:

  • ACI GRC e-News - Monthly updates
  • ACI Compliance & Regulatory Journal - 2 editions per year
  • GRC Professional Magazine - Quarterly

Networking Opportunities with:

  • Industry Experts
  • Regulators
  • Free networking events for members two times a year

Substantial discounts to all ACI events (minimum 25%):

  • Conferences
  • Seminars
  • Workshops
  • Training & Education Courses

Access to Members' only section of the website:

  • Compliance and Risk Tools and Services relating to AS/NZS 3806 and ISO 31000
  • Back issues of of Newsletters and Journals
  • Issue and Interest Area Bulletin Boards

Prepare your business case

When you join your professional association you are making a powerful investment in your career. As the peak association for professionals working in risk and compliance, we invite you to join over 2,500 professionals and over 100 organisations that are already enjoying the benefits of membership today. ACI has prepared a business case for those who would like to apply to their workplace to support membership of ACI. The document can be downloaded here, or, email Caroline Lee, Sales and Marketing Manager for a word version -

2013 Christmas Gift to Guests

If you are currently a guest of the GRC Institute and would like to take advantage of the $100 joining fee waiver and the month of December for free, CLICK HERE to download the promotions application form. Once complete you can scan and email to or fax to +61 2 9262 3311. If you have further questions, call Caroline Lee on + 61 2 9290 1788.