The peak body protecting and promoting the Australian visual arts sector

NAVA Organisation

$320.00 annually.

This membership is for arts organisations and entitles your staff to access all NAVA’s resources and events including two free professional development opportunities a year specifically designed for administration staff.


NAVA Organisation Membership offers three (3) Premium Membership logins for your organisation's staff with access to the following benefits:

  • Events - Invitation to two professional development events for organisational members. These events are an opportunity to meet industry peers and key thinkers from around Australia, to gain greater skills in dealing with the kinds of challenges we face working in our industry.
  • Resources and guides - for arts organisations
  • NAVA Comes to You - on a service fee basis we can come to your organisation or artists' network and run professional development seminars or workshops based on your needs.
  • Campaigns - NAVA membership fees directly contribute to NAVA’s ongoing campaigns on behalf of our sector including arts policy and funding, education, and gender equality. We welcome input and participation from our members.
  • Code of Practice - a comprehensive guide to best practice standards for artists’ fees, gallery representation, residencies, tax, insurance and artists’ rights.
  • Discounts - show your NAVA Membership card and receive discounted entry to paying exhibitions at most major galleries and museums around Australia and a 10% discount in store at Eckersley’s Art and Craft . NAVA Members also receive discounted subscriptions for magazines and reduced rates for NAVA Online Courses and other NAVA programs.
  • Noticeboard - search through, or post your own notices for upcoming funding and job opportunities, exhibitions and events around Australia and internationally.
  • NAVA Artist Files - video interviews with practising artists and other arts professionals sharing their experiences and advice.
  • Art Wires - monthly enewsletter.
  • Information & Advice - over the phone and via email
  • Voting Rights.

Please note that we are unable to provide insurance packages to organisations.

Terms and Conditions

NAVA membership is for people interested in the arts.

Read the terms and conditions here.

Terms and Conditions (254.1 KB)

Please note that if a situation arises where a NAVA Premium or Premium Plus Member raises a dispute with a NAVA Organisation Member, NAVA will work on behalf of the artist or arts worker. Mediation between the two parties is the preferred method of dispute resolution.