AIST Membership

How do I qualify?


Fund Membership

Eligibility for AIST membership as a registered fund member

  • Superannuation Funds that are managed by a trustee (or other arrangements) within the not-for-profit representative superannuation industry;
  • Fund Membership of AIST covers all current directors, staff members or officers of the fund, providing the fund is eligible for registration.

A representative fund is a regulated superannuation fund that:

  • Is governed by a trustee with a board of Directors that includes representatives or members and employers or is otherwise adequately representative of both employees and employers;
  • Is managed solely for the benefit of its members; and
  • Holds the relevant licences required to be a regulated superannuation fund.

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Individual Membership

Eligibility for AIST membership as an individual member

There are three categories of eligibility for Individual Membership:

  • People who are, or have previously been, directors, staff members or officers of a profit-to-member superannuation fund 
  • Any individual of an organisation which is wholly owned by a profit-to-member superannuation fund (including administrators and financial services)
  • Any individual working within a government organisation who services the profit-to-member superannuation industry

Please note:

  • Individual members are able to attend and vote at AIST's AGM
  • Individual members are not eligible to nominate for the AIST board

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Associate Membership

Eligibility for Associate Membership

  • organisations who are wholly owned by a representative not-for-profit superannuation fund
  • any regulator or government involved in the superannuation industry

Please note

  • Associate members are able to attend AIST's AGM
  • Associate members are not eligible to nominate for the AIST board

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