Student membership



This registration option is suitable for undergraduate students of landscape architecture.

Student membership

High School


This registration option is suitable for High School students throughout Australia.

Immerse yourself in the profession. Membership available to undergraduate students of landscape architecture and prospective high school students of landscape architecture.

Become part of the landscape architecture community

Find out more: Free Student Membership | Eligibility | Application process | Key dates | Important documentation 

Member benefits

AILA is the only organisation that brings you together in a national community of landscape architects to lead and shape your profession and the development of sustainable places.

Our member benefits guide showcases the value of membership across areas of continuing education, awards programs, networking, industry news, and more.


Student Awards Program for Undergraduates

The AILA Landscape Architecture Awards program and select Chapter student awards provides a key vehicle for the promotion of the achievements and work of landscape architects in Australia.

As a Student member of AILA, you are eligible to receive student awards honours as part of AILA’s awards programs. Contact your local AILA Chapter for more information. Join free now.


As a Graduate AILA FRESH supports and develops you as a recent graduate in the transition from university to finding your professional feet.

FRESH is run by students and graduates, for students and graduates. Join your peers and prospective employers at events today. You don’t want to miss this. Join free now. 


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Membership policy

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Student (High School)

Available to current students


Student (Undergraduate)

Available to current students


More information

Eligibility - Who can apply?

Applications for Student Membership (High School) are invited from High School students located in Australia.

Applications for Student Membership (University) are invited from undergraduate students of landscape architecture.

Application process & timeline

Applications are open year-round. Contact [email protected] for more information.

Key application dates

Applications are open year-round. Contact [email protected] for more information.

Membership policy

Visit our policy page for the Membership Policy


Important Documentation & Guides

Coming soon

Other membership categories

Registered Landscape Architect

Pivotal for landscape architects in leading and shaping the LA profession. There are many benefits to RLA membership, including: continuing professional development, AILA Landscape Architecture Awards program, AILA appellation, and more. AILA designation shows your clients, employers, and peers that you are committed to the highest level of professionalism.


Suitable for Landscape architects, academics and government landscape architects who are practicing landscape architecture and are actively practicing in the profession with five or more years’ experience. Enhance your career with CPD, resources, connections, advocacy and so much more.


Recent graduate members of AILA have access to a range of benefits, including AILA FRESH. AILA FRESH supports and develops recent graduates in the transition from university to finding their professional feet. It enables university students to get a running start in the profession before they graduate.


Suitable for allied professional disciplines of landscape architecture such as architecture, engineering, environmental science, horticulture or landscape designers. Gan access to AILA’s community through networking and events, industry insight, engagement, and automatic membership to International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA).

Registered Landscape Architect (Retired)

Continue your contribution to the profession – for no cost. Retired membership is welcomed from landscape architects who have been previously registered for at last five years. Conditions apply.