Choose Australia First Accreditation

$ 545.00

The choose Australia first campaign is supported by Australian agencies, buyers and consumers wanting, now, more than ever, to buy Australian.

AFA Member accredited choose Australia first brands meet with the Australian product requirements, as specified by the Australian Consumer Law and enforced by the ACCC.

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Description

For Australian enterprises that manufacture, supply, distribute or sell online, any locally made furnishing, homewares and decorator products which meet the choose Australia first accreditation.

Accredited brands appear on the AFA website to make it simple for procurers, designers, architects, specifiers, buyers and consumers to make an educated choice when purchasing Australian products from Australian businesses who employ Australian workers. Eligible AFA Platinum and Importer Members are entitled to COMPLIMENTARY choose Australia first accreditation. Conditions apply.

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choose Australia first accredited brands gain access to all AFA events at eligible member level prices, have access to tailored AFA resources and are encouraged to actively participate in AFA events nationally and internationally.

choose Australia first accreditation includes:

choose Australia first logo added to your AFA Member directory listing on the AFA website

Use of the choose Australia first accreditation online, in marketing literature and at point of sale.

Access to the choose Australia first industry EDM issued regularly to drive traffic to the AFA website (50,000 reach)

choose Australia first logo holders can provide relevant content which will be added to the campaigns on a first come first served basis on a rotating schedule

AFA social media amplification of your brand via choose Australia first online content and shares in the relevant AFA social media platforms (50,000 reach)

No additional licensing fees. No financial reporting required.

Connections

Meet the people you need to know; clients, consumers, specifiers, designers. Join the network of professionals offering industry insights and business generation support.

Support

Access a wealth of resources to help you with your business operations, including a range of business templates, access to business services, workshops, seminars, and events.

Recognition

choose Australia first accreditation listing and digital branding recognition and stand out from the pack by entering AFA and global awards and programs.

Involvement

Be a part of the furnishing community working together for industry-wide benefit, from organising events to advocating for the industry.

Professionalism

In choosing to be a member of Australia’s peak industry body, you are taking the first step to being recognised as a furnishing industry professional.

Note: choose Australia first accreditation is only available to AFA members and is applicable to one registered business trading name. Company Groups may apply for a Group Membership Discount where multiple businesses are vertically integrated.  For Group Membership Discounts contact membership@theafa.asn.au

 

choose Australia first Membership Benefits

Annual Fee (Including GST)$545
AFA Exhibition Rate Discounts **Conditions Apply
Access to AFA Media Marketing Campaign ChannelsDiscount Fee for Service
Access to AFA’s latest BUSINESS Service Partners Discount Fee for Service
AFA Certificate of MembershipInclusive
AFA Newsletter Subscription Inclusive
AFA Online Member Only Area
(level of access determined by level of AFA Membership)
Inclusive
*Conditions Apply
AFA Publications AdvertisingMember Level Discount
AFA Shop Member Level Discount
AFA TV ProductionDiscount Fee for Service
AFA Website Member Directory ListingMember Level Discount
Australian Contemporary Emerging (ACE) Design AwardsDiscount Nomination Fees *Conditions Apply
Certification Testing & Compliance ServicesDiscount Fee for Service * Conditions Apply
Digital Media Amplification (Over 50,000 Readers weekly) Inclusive *Conditions Apply
Education and Training / Workshops & SeminarsDiscount Fee for Service
International AwardsAFA Subsidised Entry *Conditions Apply
International Export Trade Fairs (International Pavilions)Discount Fee for Service
Networking Events / Seminars & WorkshopsMember Level Discount
Online Business Documents & TemplatesMember Level Discount
Online Showroom DiscountsDiscount Fee for Service
Reciprocal RightsMember Level Discount
Tenders and Grants Services
Discount Fee for Service
Use of AFA Digital Membership Logo
STRICT MEMBER LEVEL CONDITIONS APPLY*