AACMA delivers a range of services and benefits to support members throughout Australia. Our comprehensive membership packages includes marketing, business and professional development support and the essential tools needed to establish and maintain a practice.

Why become an AACMA member?

With more than 2,200 members across the country, AACMA provides relevant, practical and responsive services including:

Accreditation and representation

Accreditation and representation for registered, qualified Chinese medicine practitioners in acupuncture, Chinese herbalism and traditional Chinese remedial massage.

Mentoring Program

Australia’s first-ever mentoring program for Chinese medicine practitioners. This program connects experienced practitioners with students in their final year of study or within one year of graduation to facilitate their transition into creating viable and effective practices.


Advocacy to government bodies and industry organisations to ensure the profession is well represented.

Resources and information

Industry-specific information, advice, support and resources.


Receive member-only publications including a fortnightly eNews and our members’ magazine the Jing-Luo.

Low-cost continuing professional development opportunities

Low-cost continuing professional development opportunities Australia wide and the Australasian Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine Annual Conference.

Access to professional indemnity insurance

We’ve done the research so you don’t have to. We have existing relationships with insurance providers ensuring you get the right cover for your needs as a TCM practitioner. AACMA members enjoy discounted rates thanks to Guild insurance.

Membership packages and prices

We offer a range of membership options for qualified practitioners:

Membership Type Standard Fee
Practising * $550
Associate Member * $300
Non-Practising * $140
Student ** FREE

* Application fee may apply
**Conditions apply for Students – participate in an Acupuncture/TCM recognised course

Graduate options

Are you a recent graduate? AACMA currently offers recent graduates a progressive pricing plan to assist with membership payments (The application fee can be waived if you are a current AACMA student member).

Under our new graduate program scheme, first year graduates receive a discounted rate. To receive the 2nd and 3rd year rates you must join as a 1st year graduate.

Membership Type Standard Fee
1st year graduate $120
2nd year graduate $175
3rd year graduate $250

*Application fee may apply

AACMA student members (application fee waived)

*** Discounted fees are available for the second year of membership

Join us!

Join Australia’s leading association for acupuncturists and Chinese medicine practitioners!