Individual Membership

Individual Membership Form and Tax Invoice 2018 - 2019

Welcome to the 2018 - 19 Membership Application Form. If you have been keeping a record of your professional development and professional supervision throughout the year, then this will only take you a few minutes to complete. Do you need a tax invoice? This form doubles as your tax invoice. Please make sure you print your completed form BEFORE you click submit.
  • Financial Counsellors' Association of WA

    ABN: 13 592 166 805
  • This section is about YOU

    Please complete your personal details in this section of the form, your work details will be captured later in this form
  • Do you identify yourself as a Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People of Australia?
  • Do you or your agency specialise in any of the listed areas?
  • Requirements to be a Supervisor; To be a Financial Counselling Supervisor a person must hold the Diploma of Community Services (Financial Counselling) and have: • Three years FTE financial counselling experience OR • Other suitable qualifications as approved by a State or Territory financial counselling association. AND A Supervisor must also have completed a suitable course in professional supervision acceptable to their State or Territory association.
  • About your MEMBERSHIP

    Applicants should choose ONE option. Either the Accredited Membership option, OR the Associate Membership option, OR the Affiliate Membership option, then continue to fill out the rest of the form.
  • Please identify if this application is a new membership application or a renewal of your membership
  • Please select your membership level
  • Currently in Western Australia Financial Counsellor’s no longer practicing can apply for a Leave of Absence. This is only available for a maximum of two years and no membership fee is charged. They must continue to meet annual professional development requirements and are able to attend training and professional development opportunities provided by FCAWA without charge. They are not required to undertake supervision. An Accredited Financial Counsellor who is not working as a financial counselor can continue with their Accredited membership as long as they fulfill the professional development requirements and pay the full membership fee. If they return to the workforce they will be required to undertake 10 hours of supervision for the first year of their return, regardless of the number of hours they work. On return from their absence, the member may return to their previous level of membership if they are able to demonstrate they have continued to meet the Professional Development requirements of that level. Absences of more than two years may apply to the FCAWA executive for a ruling on their ability to return to their previous level of membership.
  • Members are required to provide a written request to the Executive Committee to consider the Leave of Absence Application (please upload your written request). The member’s application and written request will then be submitted to the Membership Secretary to present to the committee for approval.
  • About your EMPLOYMENT

    This section of the form relates to your employment and assists us to keep our register up to date.
    This will assist FCAWA in planning events for our members
  • Additional Employer

    Only complete this section if it's applicable
    This will assist FCAWA in planning events for our members

    You may choose to enter your CPD and supervision records here OR you may attach copies of your records if you have them.
  • Continuing Professional Development activities provided by FCAWA during the 2017 - 2018 membership year, including the FCAWA conference
  • External training sessions delivered by your own employer or another provider other than that arranged by FCAWA. Please record the date, training title, provider and self allocated points, to a maximum of 10 CPD points.
  • Drop files here or
  • Record the total number of internal (FCAWA) and external CPD points you have for the membership year.
  • Professional Supervision

    Professional supervision supports the work of a financial counsellor. The supervision process provides a forum to discuss casework, clinical aspects of the role and the the counsellor’s emotional and psychological wellbeing. Professional supervision is an equal relationship founded on mutual trust and respect.
  • Drop files here or

    Please read the following section and tick each box to show that you have read and accepted the terms. Select 'I Agree' and at the bottom, type your name and date.

    Financial Counsellors Association of WA Inc ABN 13 592 166 805
  • This tax invoice is for the following selected amount and includes GST: Payment terms are within 7 days of submission of this form
  • How to pay

    Your application for membership renewal will be put forward to the committee for consideration once your payment has been received. All Fees and payments are in $AUD Accepted Payment Methods are:
    Please indicate who will be paying this fee
  • Cheque/money order posted to: Financial Counsellors’ Association of WA Inc. 33 Moore Street East Perth WA 6004
  • Direct debit to our account: Financial Counsellors’ Association of WA Inc BSB: 036 067 Account # 11-7275
  • Credit card (Visa/MasterCard) A secure payment window will open when you click the submit button on this form.
  • Leave of absence - No Payment Required
  • $ 0.00
  • The Final Word

    If you want to print a copy of this form: BEFORE you click submit, click the printer icon below the submit button. Then you can click submit and your form will be sent to FCAWA. When you click the submit button, a payment page will open, if you have chosen to pay by EFT or cheque/money order, simply close the window. If you wish to pay be credit card, you can go ahead and complete the secure payment form. If you experience any difficulty completing and submitting this form, please don't hesitate to contact FCAWA office 9325 1617


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