Frequently Asked Questions about LGPro Membership

Frequently asked membership questions

  1. How much does membership cost?
  2. How do I apply for Individual Membership? 
  3. How do I pay for my membership?
  4. Can I find my Member or event registration invoice online?
  5. What is the difference between Council Subscription and Individual Membership?
  6. What is a LGPro Member username and password and a LGPro Forum username and password?
  7. I am not receiving LGPro weekly update. What should I do?

How much does membership cost?

Membership costs vary depending on the category of membership you choose.  Costs for Individual membership are outlined on our website here, and costs for Council subscription are outined here. In many cases Councils will assist with your membership fees so check with your manager or Human Resources department. You also may be entitled to a tax saving on your membership fees, for more information about your tax deductable rate please contact Michelle Cox, Membership Development Manager on (03) 9268 6400. 

How do I apply for Individual membership? 

To join download an Individual Membership Application Form 2016/2017 and submit your application to membership@lgpro.com

Alternatively, talk to a member of our team about the process for applying for LGPro Membership - call (03) 9268 6400.

How do I pay for my membership?

You can pay by credit card (VISA or MasterCard), cheque, EFT, or monthly or quarterly instalments by direct debit from your credit card or deductions from your fortnightly pay.

Can I find my Member or event registration invoice online?

Yes, if you are an existing member please log on via our website using your log on and password. Click on Manage and then go into Billing and your outstanding fees will be listed along with instructions on how to pay. Should you have difficulties logging on please contact our office on (03) 9268 6400.

What is the difference between Council Subscription and Individual Membership?

Council subscription covers your Council as an organisation and the benefits relate to the Council. Individual membership is for staff working in Local Government and offers discounts on a range of events and professional development programs and activities. Please note, you cannot access Individual Member discounts to programs, events and conferences using your organisation's Council subscription. 

What is the difference between a Member username and password and a forum username and password?

All Members are provided with a Member username and password that is unique to them. These allow you to manage your LGPro profile information, register and pay for events. Non members may also have a username and password that allows them to manage their LGPro profile information, register and pay for events.

An LGPro forum username is provided to people who register for access to LGPro's Special Interest Group forum's. To log on or register for access click here.

If you have problems with your username or password contact the LGPro office on (03) 9268 6400 or email info@lgpro.com

I have not been receiving LGPro e-newsletter or Profile Magazine. What should I do?

Contact the LGPro office on (03) 9268 6400 or email info@lgpro.com