The Benefit

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Benefits of Membership

Membership of ACGPN identifies individuals as Governance Practitioners, and as an ACGPN member one can take advantage of a host of benefits to assist both personal and professional development.

Benefits include:
  • Professional Knowledge and Guidance: We provide a quarterly e-bulletin with the latest news in governance and a dedicated online resource library where members can search and access documents and articles, including the latest professional guidance as it is published.
  • Governance Profile: Members can raise their governance profile and that of the profession to employers, clients and peers as well as their commitment to ensuring that good governance is always practiced.
  • Development and Support: Being a member of ACGPN can enhance a member’s professional reputation and development by giving them access to guidance and support at all the stages of their career; enhancing their professional standing; exposing them to a network of other Governance Practitioners; and providing significant savings on our market leading training courses, seminars and events.
  • Governance Updates: Members can gain complete access to any updates in legislation and governance codes available via links to the ACGPN Portal that houses this information.
  • Members Meetings: Members will have access to our governance events organised in several states across the country and hosted by professionals. This will provide discussion forums for members to share knowledge, ideas and expertise.
  • Employment Opportunities: ACGPN has access to a wide number of recruiters in governance and non-governance disciplines. Members will have access to job opportunities from our extensive list of employers.
  • Post-Nominal Letters: Members will able to use the post-nominal letters appropriate to their level of experience demonstrating their competence to the stakeholders that they may come into contact with.
  • Discussion Forums: Members will be able to discuss resources, updates and their career through our various forums for consultants, board members and employees. There will also be a students and fellows forum.
Membership Levels

Membership grades are awarded on a combination of experience and qualifications and are designed to help support an individual’s journey to becoming a Certified Governance Practitioner. As individuals progress in their career, they can apply for the next grade to ensure their level always reflects their current career position.

The various categories of Governance Practitioners are as follows:
  • Affiliate Member
  • Associate Governance Practitioner (AGPN)
  • Full Member Governance Practitioner (MGPN)
  • Fellow Governance Practitioner (FGPN)
Membership Levels

Membership grades are awarded on a combination of experience and qualifications and are designed to help support an individual’s journey to becoming a Certified Governance Practitioner. As individuals progress in their career, they can apply for the next grade to ensure their level always reflects their current career position.

The various categories of Governance Practitioners are as follows:


Membership Fee & Annual Subscription


No Affiliate Associate Member Fellow Corporate
1 15,000 35,000 55,000 200,000 250,000
2 5,000 10,000 15,000 30,000 100,000