Members are awarded accredited postnominals and professional designations at each membership level. Governance Institute postnominals boost your professional profile and provide national recognition of your governance and risk management skills.
Graduates from the Graduate Diploma of Applied Corporate Governance and Risk Management are also eligible to apply for membership with the Chartered Governance Institute (CGI) formally known as the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA).
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All members also have use of Governance Institute's member logo.
Members are also encouraged to become involved with Governance Institute through policy committees, events and the national AGM.
As an independent voice on governance and risk management, we are an active participant in the reform process. We engage with government on proposed legislative and regulatory reform and the bodies to which it refers inquiries, and also with the media, to ensure that our members' views are widely disseminated.
Career and volunteer opportunities
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Members are also able to access the Australian Board Remuneration Survey Report to see how their remuneration compares to others or to seek an extract for a role that they are pursuing.
Unlock a wealth of information to ensure your skills are always at the forefront of excellence. Membership gives you access to:
- our monthly digital journal Governance Directions
- our Resource Centre — access Technical Booklets, Good Governance Guides and Useful Practitioner Documents
- a complimentary extract of Governance Institute's Ethics Index
- J.P Morgan’s Annual Australian Registry Survey Report
Discounts and rewards
Treat yourself to exclusive discounts and special offers from our sponsors with our exclusive member deals on Qantas club membership and more.
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