Australasian Plant Pathology Society
Plant Health is Earth's Wealth
   Become a Member of APPS

Those working in the area of plant pathology or a related discipline can become Full Members. Those enrolled at a university in a full time program of study related to plant pathology can become Student Members. 

Each member of APPS is an associate member of the International Society for Plant Pathology and will be included in the ISPP mailing list. Through the International Society for Plant Pathology, APPS is a member of the International Union of Biological Sciences (IUBS), the International Union of Microbiological Societies (IUMS), in liaison with the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), and the International Council for Science.

Benefits of Membership

Full and student subscription members of APPS receive online access to current and previous issues of Australasian Plant Pathology (APP). By paying a higher fee, as detailed below, members can choose to receive a printed copy of APP.  In addition, all members will have access to APPS Job-vacancy and newsletter alerts, discount registration for the biennial Australasian Plant Pathology Conferences and APPS special interest meetings (Australasian Soilborne Diseases Symposium and Australasian Plant Virology Workshop), local seminars and workshops (most free or reduced to members) as well as access to the online journal, Australasian Plant Disease Notes, and periodic emails about matters of interest to plant pathologists.

  Full Annual Membership with APP printed copy $176 (GST included)
Full Annual Membership with APP online $122
(GST included)
Student Annual Membership with APP printed copy $88
(GST included)
Student Annual Membership with APP online $61
(GST included)
Sustaining Members of APPS

Sustaining membership is offered to organisations and corporations who wish to support the society. Sustaining Membership of APPS is $250 per year (GST included). Alternatively, sustaining membership for 2 years can be gained by supporting APPS conferences with a sponsorship minimum of $3000. Sustaining members will have their logo displayed on the APPS home page.
  Sustaining Members have the right to:

(a) be listed in journals published by the Society;
(b) receive a copy of those publications produced by the Society as determined by the Management Committee, including the Society Journal;
(c) have access to the newsletter;
(d) submit articles for publication in the newsletter and the Society Journal in accordance with current requirements applicable to Ordinary Members;
(e) advertise in the newsletter at the current advertising rates;
(f) place a display at the Biennial Conference according to the requirements of the convenors of the Biennial Conference;
(g) arrange an exhibit of its products and/or services at meetings of the Society under conditions to be determined by the Management Committee; and
(h) for corporate memberships, to nominate one representative to act on its behalf as an individual Member for the purpose of voting and exercising other privileges.
  Please contact the business manager if you wish to arrange sustaining membership of the society.