Membership

Join the ACEVic Community

ACEVic is the only peak body with a sole focus on the issues facing Learn Local providers in Victoria.

ACEVic has been a strong voice and advocate for adult and community education, lobbying government and policy makers on behalf of providers, members and learners.

ACEVic members listening to a presentation at the AGM

Member Benefits

  • Lobbying and advocacy on behalf of Learn Local Organisations

  • Member forums

  • Professional development webinars

  • Regular communication and updates

  • Support for members on issues of business development and governance

  • Discounted insurance 

ACEVic represents its members ...

  • directly to government, through the Minister for Training and Skills and her advisors

  • directly to the ACFE Board through regular meetings with the ACFE Board Chair

  • directly to the Department of Education and Training through consultations and targeted, issue-specific issue engagements; focus groups; and ongoing dialogue

  • by collaboratively working with other Adult and Community Education peak bodies, providing a powerful and united voice for the organisations and people who make up the community education sector.

The ACEVic board comprises experienced CEOs and managers from RTO and non-RTO Learn Local Organisations across Victoria.

Exterior of Dandenong Neighbourhood House
ACEVic members at Learn Local awards

Membership Eligibility

Membership is available to any legally constituted, community-managed organisation that:

  • is registered with the Adult, Community and Further Education Board

  • has among its principal purposes the provision and/or support of learning opportunities for adults

  • agrees with ACEVic’s purposes and policies. 

2022 Membership Fees

Membership fees are based on organisational revenue.


Individual membership is available to any individual who supports the aims of ACEVic and has currency and direct involvement in the Learn Local sector. Individual memberships will be assessed and approved by the ACEVic Board on application. ACEVic reserves the right to refuse individual membership applications if they are assessed as not meeting criteria.

Category 1:

$207 + GST Annual Gross Income under $100,000

Category 2:

$444 + GST Annual Gross Income $100,000 to $250,000

Category 3:

$556 + GST Annual Gross Income $250,000 to $500,000

Category 4:

$669 + GST Annual Gross Income $500,000 to $1 million

Category 5:

Category 5: $957 + GST Annual Gross Income over $1 million

Associate Membership Fee:  $305 + GST