Benefits of being an API Member

Being a Member of the Australian Property Institute is your way of having your qualifications, experience and ability recognised.  Membership of the Australian Property Institute recognises you and your ability.  

Join 8,000 other property professionals by becoming a Member of the Australian Property Institute.  In addition to professional recognition, here are a few of the other benefits enjoyed by members of the Australian Property Institute:

EducationAccess to face to face and online training to ensure your industry knowledge is up to date
StandardsBenefit from being guided by the API's range of Technical Information Papers, Standards, Standing Instructions, Standard Instructions and Definitions
ProfessionalismMembership and Certification with the API assures clients that they are engaging a professional who will abide by all of the API Rules including the Code of Professional Conduct
AdvocacyThe API advocates on behalf of its members to support and raise awareness of property professionals and to strengthen the property industry
Professional Standards SchemeAPI Members working in valuation benefit from access to the Australian Property Institute Valuers Limited Professional Standards Scheme which acts to “cap” the amount of damages that can be awarded against a participating member in respect of their occupational liability if the member complies with various compliance requirements.
NetworkingJoin with a wide range of property professionals at our networking and professional development events
EmploymentIncrease your employment prospects by holding API Membership and an API Certification which demonstrates to employers your knowledge, experience and commitment to the highest standards.
Savings-Discounted prices on educational and networking events held by the API
-Discounted prices on items in the API Shop
-Access a wide range of Member Benefits from discounted movie tickets to discounts on your next holiday or vehicle.  
ExclusivesExclusive Member Information and Updates including:
-our weekly Member News which is the one stop shop for all API member information, events and property news
-Member Alerts advising members of critical information that they need to be aware of
-access to the Member Only sections of the API website
Global ReachAccess the API's range of Reciprocity Agreements to either join the API or use your API membership to join one of our kindred bodies overseas.
Career Support-Members can load any employment vacancies to the API Career Centre for free.
Members seeking work can load their resume and interest in work to the API Career Centre for free.
Information-Receive a copy of the Australia and New Zealand Property Journal each quarter as well as access to the catalogue of digital copies of the Journal
-Receive property news directly to your inbox every weekday from the Australian Property Journal free of charge along with access to the Australian Property Journal website for access to historic content.  Non-members pay around $220/year for access to this service.

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