Membership

On this page you will find information on becoming a member of Dog Guide Handlers Australia, a membership form that can be completed on-line, a downloadable membership form, and options for paying your membership.

Membership of DGHA is in two categories;

  1. Full Membership:
    Any Australian who is blind or vision impaired, and who is a dog guide Handler.
  2. Associate Membership:
    Any other person who supports the work and purpose of DGHA.

We encourage employees of dog guide organisations to join, trainers, instructors and puppy raisers are welcome.

DGHA member Nicole Damarra and Guide Dog Nev, both in academic robes, at Nicole's Graduation 2013
DGHA member Nicole Damarra and Guide Dog Nev

Join DGHA

To join DGHA, please complete the on-line membership form below. Alternatively, download a DGHA Membership Form (RTF format) and submit it with the applicable membership fee.

The cost of membership to join DGHA is a once only payment, for lifetime membership.
Full Membership: $20.00.
Associate Membership: $10.00.

DGHA Membership Form

This is an on-line membership form to enable new members to apply to join DGHA
  • Membership of DGHA is in 2 categories. Full Membership: $20.00. Any Australian who is blind or vision impaired, and who is a Dog Guide Handler or Associate Membership: $10.00. Any other person who is sighted, blind or vision impaired, who supports the objectives of DGHA.

  • Please choose Full or Associate Member
  • Mr, Mrs, Ms, Dr, Other:
  • dd/mm/yyyy
  • Your best contact phone number.
  • (if applicable)
  • (if applicable)
  • Please use the Submit button below. You should be provided with a Confirmation page. If you are not provided with a Confirmation page, there is an error in your form. Errors will be highlighted.

Payment Options:

Once your membership application has been approved, there are two options for making your membership payment.

  1. Pay by direct deposit, with an electronic funds transfer, bank account details.
  2. Pay online using your PayPal account, or using your credit card, with secure PayPal, click on the Donate button below.

Pay with PayPal

Pay online using your PayPal account, or using your credit card, with secure PayPal, use the Donate button below.





Pay using Funds Transfer

For direct deposit into the DGHA bank account please use these details:

Account Name: Dog Guide Handlers Australia.
Bank: ANZ Bank
BSB Number: 016484
Account Number: 268410756

Payment description for electronic funds payments:

To identify your payment and ensure that we enter it in our database correctly, please make sure to include the descriptor “Mship” and the initial of your first name, and your full last name in the payee description provided by your bank. If your bank does not allow this type of descriptor, please use your phone number instead.

If you have any problems, please don’t hesitate to contact us