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Become A Member

Membership of Palliative Care Victoria is open to organisations and individuals, as follows:

Individual membership

Any person with an interest in palliative care is able to apply for membership. This includes health professionals, aged care staff, carers, family members, patients and others wishing to support our work.

Organisational membership

Organisations involved in the provision of palliative care services or related education, research or service planning/coordination may apply to become organisation members. This includes specialist palliative care services, regional health services, aged, community and disability services.

Life Membership

Life membership is awarded to individuals who have made a very significant contribution over an extensive period to the development and provision of palliative care services in Victoria. Nominations for Life Membership may be made at any time enabling the opportunity to recognise important contributions throughout the year. The criteria and nomination form are available below

Benefits of membership

  • A weekly e-bulletin Newsflash, which includes short up-to-date items on research, policy, conferences, employment opportunities, media coverage and relevant resources.
  • Advocacy and representation to Government on priorities and issues related to palliative care and end of life care.
  • Member discount registration for any events and conference.
  • Special Interest Group meetings, workshops and other education and networking opportunities.

Applications for membership

To apply for membership, complete and submit the relevant application form.

Your application will be processed promptly. The membership fee applies to the financial year and is charged on a pro-rata basis for admissions to membership during the financial year.  Once your membership has been received and approved we will provide you with a tax invoice which outlines payment options.

Refer to the relevant documents below. Should you require any assistance please contact our office by phone 03 9662 9644 or email