The peak body protecting and promoting the Australian visual arts sector

NAVA Premium (yearly)

$84.00 annually.

This membership joins you into the art community either as an arts professional or someone who loves the arts. It provides inside news about what’s happening in the sector nationally and access to expert advice and a range of professional development tools and career opportunities.

AUD 84.00 dollars annually

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The Premium Membership (yearly) is a rolling yearly membership with the option to opt-out.

If you cannot pay via credit card and need an alternative payment method or require an invoice before payment can be made, please email


  • Campaigns - NAVA membership fees directly contribute to NAVA’s ongoing campaigns on behalf of our sector including artists’ fees, protecting artists’ copyright and art education. 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 freight, subscriptions for magazines and reduced rates for NAVA Online Courses and other NAVA programs.
  • Grants - NAVA offers a wide range of grant programs for artists, arts writers and curators at all stages of your careers.
  • Guides - factsheets, templates and checklists covering a range of topics including grant writing, taxation, business skills, promoting your work and more.
  • Noticeboard - members can browse through, or post their own notices for upcoming exhibitions and events, as well as funding and job opportunities from around Australia and internationally.
  • Career Advisory Sessions - NAVA runs forums around Australia on making a career in the arts.
  • NAVA Artist Files - we love profiling our professional members.
  • Art Wires - monthly enewsletter.
  • Access to transit and exhibition insurance for your artwork.
  • Information & Advice - over the phone and via email
  • Assistance with Disputes.
  • Voting Rights.

Terms and Conditions

NAVA membership is for people interested in the arts.

Read the terms and conditions here.

AUD 84.00 dollars annually