Become a member

The Interior Designers Association (IDA) welcomes membership from practicing and qualified professional designers, trade services and industry suppliers.

Please allow 7-10 days for membership processing. Once your application has been approved you will receive an invoice and further information via email.

If you have any queries, please contact us at or Tel. 1300 768 054.

Design Professional

$250 /annum

For applicants who have acquired interior decoration and/or design competencies through formal training or demonstrated professional industry experience. This membership includes Interior Designers, Interior Decorators, Interior Stylists, Colour Consultants, Lighting Designers, Landscape/Garden Designers and other related industry professionals.

Applicants must be able to supply one of the following:-
Certificate or transcript demonstrating a minimum AQF standard Certificate IV (or international equivalent) in interior design or decoration.
Evidence of professional industry experience by providing the following:-
Design Portfolio, and
Two (2) professional references from either of the following:-

  • Client
  • Trade Supplier
  • Tradesperson


$300 /annum
Licensed trades e.g. Builders, Handyman Services, Cabinet Makers, Electricians, Plumbers, Tilers, Painters, Plasterers, Wallpaper Installers, Stonemasons, Pool Builders, Upholsterers, etc.


$350 /annum
For Industry Supply Partners offering products and/or services to the Design Professionals – Furniture, Furnishings, Soft Furnishings, Décor, Appliances, Fixtures & Fittings, Floorcoverings, Tiles, Window Treatments, Lighting suppliers, Paint/Finishes, Solid Surfaces/Engineered & Natural Stone, Laminate Suppliers, etc.

Upgrade package available – details below.

SUPPLY PARTNER PLUS - Advertising Upgrade Package

$600 /annum
(Supply Partners only)

All the benefits of the Supply Partner Package plus the following:-