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The Australian Music Therapy Association is a growing organisation with nearly 730 members, of which 610 are RMTs, which is 77% growth since 2006.

Membership Fees

Membership Group

Membership Type

Fees incl GST

Registered Music Therapist Application

New Graduate  


Internationally Trained 




Registered Music Therapist Annual Renewal







Other Member Types





All prices are in Australian dollars and include GST. International Member fees are GST exclusive.


Membership Benefits


RMT (Active & Inactive)    RMT Retired       Associate       Student   
Employer recognition of RMT status      
State health award wages      
Job alert notifications      
Eligibility to register as an NDIS provider      
Industry development through advocacy and lobbying services
Member and industry representation (e.g. AHPA, WFMT, NASRHP etc)
Discounted fees for AMTA events  
Access to online CPD tracker      
Eligibility for AMTA conference bursaries and awards      
Notification of and access to CPD opportunities      
Regulation of professional standards, ethics and disciplinary processes
Music Therapy course accreditation  
Access to closed state and professional interest Facebook groups  
Links to MT expert advisors (e.g. disability, mental health, aged care etc)
Networking with colleagues at AGMs and SAMs  
Eligibility to serve on AMTA Committees or Working Groups    
Access to Australian Journal of Music Therapy
Access to professional and advocacy resources  
Receive weekly eBulletin
Access to RMT discounts through selected businesses  
Option to list in 'Find a Music Therapist' directory      
Access to Member's Only website  
Access to AMTA bursaries    
Voting Rights    
Access to music copyright information, waivers and licences      
Discounted PII and Public Liability Insurance      
Access to discounted membership renewal rates and payment plans    

AHPA = Allied Health Professions Australia
WFMT = World Federation of Music Therapy
NASRHP =  National Alliance for Self Regulated Health Professions

For any queries please contact the National Secretariat office on or 03 9895 4430.