The grade of a Member is open to those who hold an approved Bachelor degree in a discipline of surveying, or hold a Certificate of Competency in Surveying, dated before 1 January 1988.
Applicants for admission into the grade of student shall produce evidence to the satisfaction of the Board that they are enrolled in a course of either Surveying or other award that is recognized /approved by the Board. No person shall remain in the grade of Student beyond the end of each financial year and must re-apply for Student Membership every year during which they are enrolled until they complete their first course/award at which time they cease to become eligible for Student membership.
A Working Student is a Student who is enrolled in a course (part time or by distance education) in either Surveying or other award that is recognized/approved by the Board and is earning a gross income in excess of two hundred and fifty percent (250%) of the tax free threshold set by the Australian Taxation Office.
If you are engaged in the profession of surveying or other related field, and hold an approved tertiary qualification, or have at least 5 years of satisfactory practical experience, and are at least 30 years of age. You may be eligible to join as an Affiliate.
If you hold an approved Associate Diploma, or its equivalent in a discipline of surveying, or if in the opinion of the Committee, your professional standing, by the virtue of your knowledge and experience, is not less than that of a person eligible for admission with an approved Associate diploma or equivalent, or you are engaged in the profession of surveying and hold an approved qualification, equivalent to an Associate Diploma in a discipline other than surveying, you may be eligible to join as an Associate Member.
If you hold an approved Bachelor degree award in a discipline of surveying, or other related field, gained within the last four (4) years, you may be eligible to join as a Graduate Member.
As a Fellow of The Institution of Surveyors NSW, you will be recognised as being amongst the true leaders of the Profession, and have rendered conspicuous service to the profession.