Membership of the Council is essential for any Australian company doing business or seeking to do business in Papua New Guinea, Fiji or the wider Pacific Region. 

Membership is open to any company or individual who supports the Council’s goals.

Membership is valid for 365 days from the date the invoice is sent. Membership is then billed annually.

We are currently working on an online payment portal for membership which will make joining the Councils very easy, we expect this function to be available in mid-late 2017. In the meantime, you can join any or all of the Business Councils by downloading membership forms below, contacting us directly on +61 (0)7 3348 5142 or by filling out our contact form.


Membership Categories and Rates

Membership of each councils is divided into classifications to accommodate the needs and interests of different members. Each classification offers members a range of benefits that are not available to non-members. You can learn more about each Council on their individual website or by downloading the Council membership brochure below. 

Australia Papua New Guinea Business Council

Full Member

AUD $2000/annum

Associate Member

AUD $420 /annum

View the APNGBC Membership Brochure


Australia Fiji Business Council

Sponsor Member

AUD $1870/annum

Corporate Member

AUD $935 /annum

Associate Member

AUD $525 /annum

View the AFBC Membership Brochure


Australia Pacific Islands Business Council

Full Member*

 AUD $1575 /annum

 *All 19 Countries

Limited Member* 

 AUD $1050 /annum

 *2-3 Countries

Associate Member*

 AUD $550 /annum

 *1 Country

View the APIBC Membership Brochure


Or Join all three councils for AUD$5445 /annum 



  • Your membership is valid for 365 days from the date the invoice is sent by the Council. Each member company is then billed annually for their membership.
  • Payment of your invoice is due within 7 days of receipt.
  • Members can cancel their membership at any time, we do not provide a refund on membership fees that have been paid at any time. We encourage you to contact the Secretariat if you have any concerns regarding membership
  • Payment is accepted via credit card or direct deposit in AUD.

Who Are The Members?

Membership of the Council includes a wide range of industry groups, from large corporations to small family companies.

Some of the industries represented include: shipping, trading companies, freight forwarding, manufacturing, transport, airlines, accountancy/audit, management and business consultancy, insurance, media, building & construction, tourism, banking, petroleum, tobacco, food/confectionery, legal services and mining. 

By becoming a member, you can access all these industries and a well-established network of businesses already operating in the Pacific.


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