Joining the AHSCA

The AHSCA (NSW) is open to any persons in the hydraulic and fire protection consulting profession involved in the design and documentation of building hydraulic and fire services systems. All membership applications are completed online. To join our Association, please select one of the membership types below and select "more info" to continue. 

Approval Procedure

Acceptance to the Association is subject to review of the Membership Committee approval. Applications will be forwarded for review upon receipt of the applicable membership fee.  

Membership Upgrades

Please contact us if you would like to upgrade your existing membership package.

Rules of the Association

For more information about memberships, please review the AHSCA (NSW) Rules of the Assocation


Membership Packages

Full Membership

Full Members shall have a minimum of six (6) years' experience as a hydraulics or fire services designer, and be practicing in the hydraulic or fire services profession. The member shall hold relevant Diploma or equivalent qualifications in this field. The annual cost is $440.

Associate Membership

Associate Members shall be working in a recognised Hydraulic / Fire Consultant’s office as a hydraulic or fire services designer, design drafter or supervisor in the consulting engineering profession. The annual cost is $330.

Student Membership

Student membership shall be extended to a student who is currently enrolled in the Diploma of Hydraulic Services course, Diploma of Fire Systems, or equivalent. Join now for free!

Teacher Membership

Shall be a teacher who holds the Diploma of Hydraulic Services or Fire Systems Design or equivalent qualification and have at least six (6) years' part or full time teaching experience. The annual cost is $220.

Corporate Membership

Shall be a company who must have a Director or Principal who is a Full, Life or Fellow member of the Association. The annual cost is $330.

Affiliate Membership

Affiliate Members are manufacturers of plumbing or allied products whose principals have no financial interest in a plumbing contracting firm. The annual cost is $3300.