Membership of the Australian Organisation for Quality-Queensland Inc is open to any individual or organisation.

You can access AOQ-QLD services at reduced prices including training, conferences, workshops, technical meetings and consulting services.  Network with other people passionate about quality and business excellence.  Positively influence your career, your organisation and your life with an AOQ-QLD membership.




Personal (MAOQ)

Advanced (AAOQ)
Conditions Apply

Fellow (FAOQ)
Conditions Apply

Up to 100 employees

100+ employees

$99 inc GST p/a

+ $33 inc GST p/a

+ $66 inc GST p/a

$165 inc GST p/a

$363 inc GST p/a


*You must join as a Personal Member before applying for Advanced or Fellow Membership.       *Extra fee on top of personal membership removed if approved AOQ-QLD assistance provided




Qualification Points




120 points

200 points




Renewal -100 points per year



Evidence must be provided for all claims for points (e.g. Attendance Certificate, Registration Flyer, etc).

Relevant educational activities and memberships includes any activity which fulfills the mission of AOQ-QLD “to improve the competitiveness and sustainability of Australian businesses.”

Points will be allocated according to the following table;


Training and Education

Educational Activities

1 point per hour attended


5 points per hour presented.

In-house training

1 point per hour attended

Undergraduate Qualification

40 points for Certificate IV*


50 points for Diploma*


60 points for Bachelors Degree*


70 points for Honours Degree*

Postgraduate Study

10 points/module

Postgraduate Qualification

40 points for Graduate Certificate*


50 points for Graduate Diploma*


80 points for Masters Degree*


100 points for PhD*


5 points per hour presented

* Quality and management related courses. Only points for the highest qualification will be counted.

Membership of Associations

Membership of AOQ

5 points/year

Professional Member of AOQ

10 points/year

Membership of other relevant Associations

3 points/year

Professional Membership of other relevant Associations

6 points/year

President/Chairman/President-Elect/Vice President

25 points per year

President/Chairman/President-Elect – National

35 points per year

Council/Board Member (State, National and Divisions)

10 points/year each (not to be claimed by President / Chairman / Vice-Pres)


Presentation of Paper at Quality or Business Conference

15 points per presentation

Presentation at other Conferences/workshops/seminars/ Networking Meetings

5 points per presentation

Publication of Paper in Refereed Journal

20 points if primary author 10 points if secondary author

Publication of Paper in non-refereed Journal

5 points/per publication

Experience in Managing Quality**

Paraprofessional Level Quality Coordinator(Level 2) or Quality Officer’ (Level 3)

5 Points per year **

Professional Level Quality Manager (level 4) or Experienced Team Leader (Level 5)

10 Points per year **

Registered Professional Level Quality Manager (Level 6) or Quality Consultant (Level 7)

15 Points per year **