Be a part of the creative, professional community at Craft ACT and connect into the vibrant contemporary craft and design scene locally and nationally.

Receive support through membership benefits and exhibition opportunities for those pursuing a professional career in contemporary craft and object design. We have five levels of membership to suit every interest.


Insurance update:

In 2017 Craft ACT will introduce Personal Accident Insurance in addition to the Public Liability Insurance package that is provided with Associate and Accredited Professional Membership.

You can wait until your membership is due to be renewed and the next time you purchase your membership it will cost $250.00 and include Personal Accident Insurance.

Or if you would like to purchase Personal Accident Insurance as soon as it becomes available on the 1st of February 2017. You can purchase it as an add on to your current insurance, you can simply go to our online store and purchase the Personal Accident Insurance for $30.00. Purchase Personal Accident Insurance here

Accredited Professional Membership (APM) - $250.00 per year

Professional craft practitioners and designers whose outstanding contributions demonstrate a high standard of artistic merit and technical skill.

Associate Membership (AM) - $250.00 per year

Emerging and established professional craft practitioners and designers who are interested in obtaining insurance for their professional practice, exhibitions, markets or pop up events. 

General Membership - $66.00 per year

Designed for practising craft and design practitioners to keep informed and help grow your profession.

Friend of Craft ACT - $44.00 per year

An ideal way for individuals, institutions, groups and guilds to support contemporary craft and design and connect with artists through exhibitions and events.

Student Membership - Free

For high school, tertiary and mature-age students interested in developing a craft and design career.