NAA Members Program

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Join the NAA Members Program to support the work of the National Archives.

Help save the nation’s memory before it’s too late

We are in a race to preserve and digitise precious Australian records before they’re lost forever – and we need your help.

By purchasing an NAA Membership you can support the National Archives’ vital work, as well as enjoying a host of benefits including discounts and exclusive events. Buy an NAA Membership for yourself or as a great gift for family and friends.

Every membership, every dollar, will make a difference. Join us now in our fight to save Australia’s national archival collection for generations to come.


  • Invitations to exclusive member-only events including exhibition previews and behind-the-scenes tours.
  • Discounts to, and advance notice of, events.
  • Entry to the Members Lounge at our National Office in Canberra, open from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm weekdays. 
  • 10% discount at the Archives Store.
  • 10% discount at Cafe Constitution at our National Office in Canberra.
  • Regular e-newsletters and updates.
  • Delivery of the annual NAA Magazine.
  • Access to National Archives offices around Australia.

Our patron

Her Excellency Mrs Linda Hurley is the inaugural NAA Members Program patron.

Building on the relationship between the Office of the Governor-General and the National Archives, Her Excellency has experienced first-hand how the collection can enrich and inform at a personal level.

Membership categories

There are a range of membership options to support your circumstances. All memberships run for 12 months.

Concessions apply to full-time students and pension card holders.

A membership can also be gifted to friends and family.

Individual memberships

  • ACT residents: $40
  • ACT residents (concession): $30
  • Non-ACT residents: $30
  • Non-ACT residents (concession): $20

Household memberships

A household includes up to two adults and any dependent children living at the same address.

  • ACT residents: $60
  • ACT residents (concession): $40
  • Non-ACT residents: $40
  • Non-ACT residents (concession): $30

Institutional memberships

Two membership cards will be issued in the name of the organisation. Benefits are available to employees on presentation of a valid membership card.

  • Organisation: $80

More information on membership

For more information, please email or call 02 6212 3478.

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