How To Apply: Accredited & Allied Membership

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About the application process

Applications are submitted online via our website.

  • It takes approximately 15 minutes to complete the application.
  • It is necessary to have the following documents and images ready (see checklist)
  • Applications for Accredited membership are approved monthly (see deadlines)
  • Your application will then be reviewed by two Guildhouse board or staff members.
  • Once approved you will be notified via an email that you have been accepted as an Accredited Member of Guildhouse.
  • Your information will be given to Local Community Insurance Services who will add you to Guildhouse’s Accredited Member insurance policy.


Application Checklist

Specifications Checklist
8x Images 

*Allied Members are not required to upload Images of work. 

Images should be of a professional quality and illustrate the breadth of your selected practice. NB: images that are too large will not upload.

Accepted image type: .jpg
max dimension: 2500x2500px
max size: 2Mb per image
A professional practice statement

This statement should outline: your influences, inspirations, material details, or subject matter. As well as summarise your formal qualifications, professional experience and/or significant career highlights. This is NOT an artist statement, which describes a particular body of work.

max: 1500 characters   ✓
Your CV/Resume

A handy template is available here — Guildhouse advises that you do not include personal information such as address and phone numbers on your CV.

Accepted document type: .pdf
max size: 2Mb


Your website, social media, any gallery/retail spaces which feature or represent your work

Website / Social Media / Representation or Stockist  ✓

Credit Card

Valid Australian credit card (payments are processed online through secure pay) alternatively payment can be received through direct debit.

VISA / MASTERCARD or DIRECT DEBIT (please contact for direct debit)  ✓

Please allow one week after the application deadline for processing of applications.


Fast track

Do you have an event or require accreditation outside of the membership deadlines?

A $20 fee will be charged at the completion of your application process in addition to the Accredited membership fee.

To fast track please contact Guildhouse staff on: or telephone 08 8410 1822.

If your application is declined your payment will be refunded.
Please allow five days for your application to be processed in this instance.

There are no further review rounds for 2017. If you require application approval please contact Guildhouse on 08 8410 1822. You will need to fast track your application.

2018 Membership Deadlines*
Monday 26 November

December — There is no application round in December.  Applications are reviewed by fast track only.

2019 Membership Deadlines

Thursday 31 January
Monday 25 February
Monday 25 March
Monday 29 April
Monday 27 May
Monday 24 June
Monday 29 July
Monday 26 August
Monday 30 September
Monday 28 October
Monday 25 November

December — There is no application round in December.  Applications are reviewed by fast track only.

If you have any questions regarding the application process or about your application, please email and include your name and contact details.