All Forest & Wood Communities Australia (FWCA) members are bound by our Constitution.

As a company limited by guarantee, FWCA members provide a guarantee under our Constitution in the event of a winding up. The guarantee is limited to $10. FWCA membership and its rights are personal to the member and are not transferable.

Membership Application

Eligibility for FWCA membership is subject to our receipt of your completed Membership Application Form and payment of the membership fee. Once complete, your application will be reviewed by FWCA which will then determine the outcome of your application in accordance with the membership criteria. FWCA is not bound to provide the applicant with reasons or explanations for the decisions made regarding membership. Membership is for a period of 10 years.

Membership Renewal

Your FWCA membership must be renewed after 10 years and we will send a reminder approximately 1-2 months before the renewal date. Your eligibility to renew is subject to your payment of the membership fee, your ongoing compliance with the applicable conditions and is at the complete discretion of the Board.

Refund of Membership Fees

We only provide refunds of membership fees in limited circumstances, namely: • If your membership application has been declined; or • Exceptional circumstances prevent you from continuing your membership.

Privacy By submitting a Membership Application Form, you acknowledge that you have read and understood the FWCA Privacy Policy available here PRIVACY POLICY and agree with and consent to the practices described in that Privacy Policy.


From time to time, we may update these Terms and Conditions. The updated Terms and Conditions will apply to all membership applications from the time of posting on our website onwards.