Member benefits

There are valuable benefits for IIA-Australia members such as access to discounted professional development courses and conferences.

Professional Development

Ongoing learning is important in any profession and the Institute offers regular courses in a range of topics for audit professionals at different stages for their career. Members of the Institute can attend professional development courses at significantly reduced rates. Some of our short courses are open to IIA-Australia members only. For more information, visit the Professional Development Courses section.

Internal Auditor Magazine

Internal Auditor is IIA Global’s bi-monthly magazine for members. It is a leading source of news, information and global perspectives on risk, control and governance. It is available exclusively to IIA-Australia members. IIA-Australia members receive a access to the online magazine. For more information visit the Internal Auditor page

complimentary Webinars

Access to Webinars and complimentary access to Webinar Archives. That’s a savings of more than $1,500 a year. This very successful training tool can provide you with up to 15 free CPE points per year from the comfort and convenience of where ever you are in the world. Webinars are a great way to keep up to date with emerging issues within and affecting internal audit. 
Job Centre
Employers and recruiters wanting to access high calibre internal audit staff advertise in the Institute’s job centre. For more information visit the Job Centre.

Member Meetings

Members meetings are run across all State chapters. Talks and presentations are held by industry experts on topical issues related to internal audit. Most meetings are free for members to attend and are a great opportunity to extend professional networks. For more information visit the event calendar.

Special Interest Groups

There are several active networks in specialist areas of internal auditing. Where appropriate, members are invited to attend these networking events and discussion groups. These groups include the Young IIA and the Chief Audit Executive network. For further information on our special interest groups please contact  

Online Resources

Members of the IIA-Australia receive access to the member-only area of the Australian and IIA Global websites where they can tap knowledge and information shared by leading experts.

Global Perspectives and Insights

Published several times a year, this thought-leadership series offers a deeper understanding of truly geopolitical and economic issues that impact or could potentially impact the internal audit profession. More Information...


The Institute keeps members up-to-date with trends and developments in the internal audit profession, event notification and Institute news via e-newsletters.


Get certified and open up a world of possibilities and opportunities professionally. IIA-Australia certifications are the only globally accepted qualifications for internal auditors and you must be a member to qualify. For more information, visit the Certification section.

Other Benefits

  • Access to IIA-Australia’s library service
  • Direct input into the 'global standard' setting bodies
  • Access to Global Auditing Information Network (GAIN) benchmarking reports. GAIN enables internal audit executives to compare their audit department functions with those of other organisations, network with peers in their industry, and share successful practices.
  • Participation in a range of member surveys, such as the latest salaries data, benchmarking of internal audit etc.

The Institute of Internal Auditors–Australia (IIA–Australia) has established an Audit Committee Prequalification Scheme (Scheme). The purpose of the Scheme is to:

  • Prequalify prospective independent Audit Committee chairs and members.
  • Maintain a register of the prequalified people.
  • Provide targeted access to the register for organisations seeking to appoint independent chairs and members to their Audit Committee. The Scheme is suitable for the Public Sector, Corporate organisations and Not-for-Profits.

The Scheme is open to Professional Members of the IIA–Australia. If you would like to participate please find the application form below – in either word (may take some time to load) or PDF (direct input of data possible). Enquiries can be made to Julie Young.

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