Membership levels

Our profession is investigation. If our business is your business, then it makes good professional sense to join the premier investigative body for premier investigators.

One Time Application Fee – $75.00

Full Membership – $150.00 per annum

Open to those who:

  1. have gained a sector related or industry relevant, officially recognised qualification, or
  2. have at least three years’ experience in professional practice, or
  3. hold an investigators license in their home country/state or
  4. are nominated and elected by the Association’s Governing Council.

Associate Membership – $115.00 per annum

Open to those who:

  1. have gained a Certificate of Achievement in Investigation from a recognised organisation, or
  2. are training to become investigators in a professional practice.

Corporate Membership – $375.00 per annum

  1. For limited companies. Must have at least one principal who:
    has gained a sector related or industry relevant, officially recognised qualification, or
  2. has at least three years’ experience in professional practice, or
  3. holds an investigators license in their home country/state, or
  4. has been nominated and elected by the Association’s Governing Council and/ or one Director who is a full member of WAPI.

Fellow of the Association – $185.00 per annum

Open to those who:

  1. have gained a higher level sector related or industry relevant officially recognised qualification or sector related professional degree, or
  2. have at least ten year’s experience in professional practice, or
  3. in the discretionary view of the Governing Council of WAPI have made an outstanding contribution to the profession and/or the Association.

Affiliate Membership – $220.00 per annum

For those who work in a complementary profession such as law, research, forensic science, etc. and take an active interest in investigation.