The Australian Property Institute is Australia’s peak body for property professionals.

The API has set and maintains the benchmark for professional practice standards, codes of conduct and ethics, and plays a key role in industry by providing members with essential tools and information.  API members are highly regarded and respected throughout Australia for their professionalism, knowledge and expertise, and the highest standards of quality and performance.

Membership to the API is synonymous with traits and qualities such as integrity, service orientation, experience, specialist expertise, and high levels of education and training.  API Members are subject to qualification and experience criteria to obtain membership and are then required to undertake Continued Professional Development (CPD) requirements to keep abreast of changes. 

API members include property and facility managers, property educators, property lawyers, plant and machinery valuers, property valuers, professional property advisors and analysts, bankers, fund managers, and accountants.