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international association of privacy professionals
connecting privacy people and enhancing privacy practice

Why Join?

Why Join iappANZ

iappANZ - Connecting Privacy People, empowering Privacy Practice

Almost every organisation has privacy responsibilities. You need to know how to meet and manage those responsibilities.

iappANZ membership is cost effective and provides you with a wealth of opportunities to expand your privacy knowledge, compliance, interests and networks. Our members in Australia and New Zealand represent some of the best minds in the privacy field, from large public companies and government sector to not for profit, SMEs and individuals. As a not for profit association, your money is spent on membership benefits. iappANZ does not lobby, so your organisation will never be compromised by your membership.

iappANZ is part of an internationally recognised privacy brand

iapp, our sister organisation, has members from 52 countries across the world and a membership approaching 20,000. It is the largest privacy association in the world and generously provides all of its resources to iappANZ. If your organisation is a member of iapp, you can join iappANZ for free.

iappANZ provides access to cutting edge seminars, workshops and an annual summit

iappANZ has access to international and ANZ speakers of the highest calibre. We do not merely provide legal education: iappANZ bridges the gap between practical, legal and technical issues in privacy. We use research from around the world to assist our members understand and explore trends that help them make privacy a positive business enhancer in their organisations.

iappANZ creates a trust place to meet colleagues who practice in the area

Finding people out of your workplace to discuss issues to resolutions and business collaborations. iappANZ events and online discussions provides the ideal meeting place. And that’s without discussing our popular professional speed dating sessions!

iappANZ provides new career opportunities

Our monthly Privacy Unbound Journal and LinkedIn page advertise available positions and as a member, you can advertise positions available or desired, free of charge, to an interested audience.

iappANZ gives you daily, weekly and monthly updates of first class privacy materials

Our Privacy Unbound Journal provides practical thought leadership and case studies. Our popular Q+A with the Australian Commissioner keeps you in touch with regulators. Through Privacy Unbound, you can submit your own articles for publication internationally. There is also a Daily and Weekly news digest to keep you up to date.

iappANZ has a globally recognised certification for privacy professionals

Certification is increasingly valuable and iappANZ certification has cachet like no other.

iappANZ gives you entree to our global knowledge net

The Global Knowledge Net is the way training and educational events are organised. Travelling a lot? You may find a group to join where you are going, as well as becoming a part of your local group.

iappANZ has chatham house rules events

Sometimes you just need to say what is on your mind. It helps if you can have meaningful discussion with other trusted professionals. iappANZ facilitates this.

iappANZ logo provides confidence

Membership of this trusted organisation gives your organisation the imprimatur of leaders in privacy.

iappANZ Membership Fees

iappANZ membership runs from 1 January - 31 December each year. The following membership fees apply and are prorated to your joining date.

Membership Type

AUS Annual Membership Fees 
(Charged in AUD & inclusive of 10% GST

NZ Annual Membership Fees 
(Charged in NZD & inclusive of 15% GAST)

Individual  $250 $250
Corporate - up to 5 nominated staff $1000 $1000
Corporate - additional nominated staff $200 each $200 each


$50 $50

As of 1 July 2017 iappANZ is moving to annual renewals falling on 1 January each year.

For members needing to renew, fees are as follows: 

Renewal Period




June | July | August 2017 $125 AUD/NZD $500 AUD/NZD $25 AUD/NZD
September | October | November 2017 $62.50 AU /NZD $250 AUD/NZD $12.50 AUD/NZD
December 2017 $250 AUD/NZD $1000 AUD/NZD $50 AUD/NZD
January | Febuary | March 2018 $187.50 AUD/NZD $750 AUD/NZD 37.50 AUD/NZD
April | May | June 2018 $125 AUD/NZD $500 AUD/NZD $25 AUD/NZD


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If you require any further information or need any assistance please email or call 02 9431 8684