Renew or Upgrade Your Membership

Membership Renewal

All members are required to renew their membership each year by 30 June.

To renew your membership, you must meet the following renewal requirements:

  • Professional development – 40 points of PD across 3 categories (30 points from Category A).
  • Clinical supervision – 10 hours per year or 15 hours per year if you have accrued more than 400 client contact hours in the reporting period.
  • Client contact – 100 hours per year for Associate Members.  There is no minimum number of client hours for Fellow, Clinical or Provisional members.

Members who have not been able to meet any of the above renewal requirements should discuss the matter with the Registrar by emailing registrar@qca.asn.au or telephoning 0402 074 134.

PACFA Mental Health Practitioners and Accredited Supervisors have additional requirements to meet.

Please go to the Counselling and Psychotherapy Portal and select the renewal product relevant to your membership level.

If you cannot apply online, please download the appropriate form above and post to QCA.  A paper application will attract an additional processing fee of $22.

Membership Upgrade

You can apply to upgrade your membership at any time when you have met the required criteria. QCA encourages members to upgrade their membership as soon as they have met the relevant criteria.

Don’t know what level?
View our Membership Pathway Flowchart to establish the correct level for you.

Please go to the Counselling and Psychotherapy Portal and select the relevant regrade product.  PLEASE DO NOT COMPLETE A NEW MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION.

Manual Upgrade Applications

If you cannot apply online, please download the appropriate regrade form below and post to QCA.  A paper application will attract an additional processing fee of $22.

Application to upgrade membership

Summary of client contact & supervision hours