New Members

Our current membership covers over 150 organisations linked to the sporting industry. There are approximately 565,000 members within our current members.

Sport SA will lobby the government on our members behalf in the areas of facilities, funding, industry development, training and education as well as volunteers.
We hold industry training seminars which can cover a variety of topics including governance, bugeting, mediation and protocol.
There are excellent opportunities to network with state sporting organisations, local councils, sporting industry bodies and commercial sports industry organisations.
As a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) we deliver vocational training and our members are able to employ trainees who attend Sport and Recreation courses.
The State Sport Dispute Centre provides our members with an avenue to impartial mediation and dispute resolution.
Members have the opportunity to attend our annual Partners and Members Breakfast and hear guest speakers covering the latest topics of interest in the sporting industry.
We can also assist our members in applying for other grants.
Members have the opportunity to hire our training and board rooms at members rates.
If you are looking for volunteers to assist you at your events members are able to source volunteers through our volunteer network.
As the license holder of the South Australian Masters Games members have the opportunity to increase the regional profile of their activity through this annual event.
Members can nominate for the South Australian Sport Awards and the South Australian Sport Hall of Fame. View our current members click here.

Who is eligible to join?

Sporting Organisations/Associations
Recreational Organisations/Associations
Sporting Clubs
Commercial Organisations working in the sporting industry
Local Councils

We invite all organisation's fitting into any of the above criteria to become a Member of Sport SA by completing the online form. The Sport SA Membership package can also be downloaded. 

Membership Benefits

If you are looking for assistance in any of the following areas then becoming a member of Sport SA will be beneficial to your organisation:

Lobbying and Advocacy
Policy advice and development
Handling disputes
Industry training and development
Event Management
Volunteers for your sporting event or organisation
South Australian Masters Games
Job vacancies within the sporting industry
Media coverage
Exposure for your upcoming events

Membership Categories

Full Membership (voting rights) - $250.00 GST inclusive
Available to all State Sporting Organisations within South Australia who are responsible for the policies and regulations governing the conduct of an individual sporting discipline

Associate Membership (non voting rights) - $150.00 GST inclusive
Available to sporting industry organisations which are not recognised as the state body and commercial organisations involved in/associated with the sports industry.

Information and Services (non voting rights) - $115.00 includes GST
Available to any sporting club or entity and shall be entitled to all information provided to all Full and Associate members.

Industry membership (non voting rights) - $250.00 includes GST
Available to commercial organisations involved in/associated with sport or the sporting industry.

Life Membership (non voting rights)
Shall be awarded to individuals who have made significant and outstanding contributions to sport or the sporting industry.