Membership

PGNA Membership

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PGNA Membership:

  • Class 1 - Full Voting Membership - this is available to any person who is a registered or enrolled nurse primarily engaged in, or with an interest in, psychogeriatric nursing. (PGNA Constitution & Rules 2.1)
  • Class 2 - Associate Non-Voting Membership - this is available to any other health care worker or professional person who has an interest in psychogeriatric nursing. (PGNA Constitution & Rules 2.2)
  • Class 3 - Life Membership - the Executive Committee may from time to time confer life membership upon Class 1 members who have, by their efforts, consistently promoted the interests and progression of the Association.
    (PGNA Constitution & Rules 2.3)

Payment of PGNA Membership and Associate Membership Fees:

  • Full Voting Membership - The current annual fee is $50
  • Associate Non-Voting Membership - The current annual fee is $30
  • Life Membership - no fee attached.
  • The annual fee covers the calendar year from 1st July to 30th June in the next calendar year.
  • Payment of the annual fee is made only to the Membership Secretary of PGNA
  • Fee payments are to be by cheque or Post Office money order and must accompany the completed Membership Application / Renewal of Membership Form (see page 2). Fee payments may be by Direct Debit also. The┬ápayment receipt to accompany the completed Membership application form. For reasons of fiduciary accountability no cash payments will be received by the Membership Secretary of PGNA.
  • Upon payment of the annual fee a numbered receipt will be issued by the Membership Secretary of PGNA and new members / associate members will also be issued with a hardcopy edition of PGNA Constitution & Rules.
  • One only reminder-of-renewal notice for each calendar year will be issued to members / associate members.
  • Financial membership / associate membership ceases if not renewed one month after issue of renewal notice.