Become a Member

Becoming a Member

Membership period is January – December each year

Renewals are sent out in November and December each year (please contact us if you have not received your renewal by January 1st). Membership costs are subject to GST.

New membership applications are submitted to the Network Board of Management for approval, following which an invoice will be issued to the member.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

As Membership fees are only accepted once a membership application has been approved by the Network of Community Activities Board, Network of Community Activities does not refund membership fees once paid. Unsuccessful applications do not incur a fee. Membership fees can not transferred to a new Approved Provider if a service/organisation is taken over or sold.

To become a Network Member

To become a member contact us on
(02) 9212 3244

Network Membership rates for 2021-2022 are as follows:

0-100 places: $400 per year +GST

101-200 places: $600 per year +GST

201-300 places: $800 per year +GST

301- 400 places: $1000 per year +GST

401- 500 places: $1200 per year +GST

over 501 places: base of $1200 plus $3.00 per place +GST

Types of Membership

Community-based/Not for Profit

Any community group operating as a “not for profit” community based activity group in NSW which extends play, creative and community engagement opportunities for children in their leisure time who support the objectives of Network of Community Activities.

Commercial/Privately Owned

For services offered by private providers in NSW, offering services for middle childhood and who support the objects of Network of Community Activities.

ACT Associate

Any group operating as an activity group in ACT which extends play, creative and community engagement opportunities for children in their leisure time.

Interstate services and like organisations are not eligible for either full or associate membership but may enjoy the benefits of being a supporter. For discounts on resources and training please see your state or territory Out of School Hours peak group. A list of these associations is available on

Alternatively, for those not eligible for membership, we have another way for you to enjoy the benefits of Network:


For resource and advisory groups offering services for middle childhood and other government funded agencies with an interest in middle childhood who support the objects of Network of Community Activities.

NSW and Interstate $220 + GST
International $100 + GST

  Benefits of Membership


Membership Benefits Community-based/Not for Profit Commercial/
Privately Owned
ACT Associate Supporter
Quarterly subscription to ‘Network News’
OOSH Updates
Weekly Be:Trained Updates
Partnership with Guild Insurance
Full voting rights at Annual General Meeting
Access to ‘Members Only’ website area
‘Members Only’ events, workshops & publication sales
Online “Be Alert” and Latest News updates
Discounted Rates on Customised Services and Consulting
Discounts on Professional Development and Training Courses
Discounts on publications and paid resources
Discounts for Network conferences
Exclusive access to website job advertising
Eligibility for OOSHCA nomination
Membership to NOSHSA
Free policy templates & updated policy alerts