Research Society Full-Overseas membership is suitable for those located outside Australia and who are employed in research, insights or analytics (either on the supplier or client side); as an academic in a related field; in marketing, advertising or management consultancies; or in a relevant position in an associated industry.  To be eligible for Full-Overseas membership, applicants need to be living and working overseas, have been in a role in the industry for a minimum of two years, and to have the support of a Nominator who is a current Full member or Fellow of the Society. (If you need help in finding a Nominator, please submit your application with the Nominator Name field showing 'please assist' and we will be in touch to coordinate.)

If you wish to apply for a new Full-Overseas membership, please use the SIGN UP button below to complete our online application form and arrange payment of your fees.

If you wish to reinstate a former Research Society membership or to upgrade a current Associate membership to Full, please contact our Membership Coordinator at membership@researchsociety.com.au for assistance.

The standard subscription period for Full-Overseas membership is the financial year July to June. For new members joining part way through the year, the fees due are calculated pro rata to 30 June, and a joining fee applies. The cost of Full-Overseas membership if you apply today is the amount shown below under Pro Rata Fees, plus the Joining Fee. Prices shown are in Australian dollars and exclude Australian GST. Payment may be made by credit card via a secure gateway, or an invoice can be raised for subsequent payment by funds transfer, bank draft or credit card. (Fees payment must be received before memberships can be approved.)

Annual Fee: $155.00 (GST exempt)

For the period: 9th Aug 22 to 30th Jun 23

Pro Rata Fees: $142.08 (GST exempt)