Professional Member

This category is best suited to Local Government professionals who want to access all member benefits. Professional Members can contribute to a colleague’s career development by sharing one half price membership, so they too can access full member benefits.

$496 GST incl.

$248 GST incl. (Part Time)*

*Part Time: Currently employed part-time (0.6 or less) in Local Government

If you are experiencing financial difficulties, please call Michelle Cox on 03 9268 6403 to discuss your options. LGPro is committed to ensuring that officers have access to the resources that they need.


Half price memberships

Professional membership comes with one half price LGPro Membership* to give to a member of Council staff:


  • One half price membership in either the Professional or Young Professional categories

*Half price memberships are for nominated colleagues who have not previously been LGPro Members.

Learning & Development

  • Access to specialist professional development and member only offers
  • Free access to advice, forums, communities, Webinar Series (what's coming up - back catalogue) and resources
  • Discounts for all LGPro programs, events and conferences
  • Eligibility to apply for the Sector Secondment, Emerging Leaders, Executive Leadership programs and mentoring roles
  • Exclusive opportunities to raise your profile with a leadership role on our SIGs as a Convenor, planning committees and award judging panels
  • Complimentary registration to the Induction to Local Government program

Networking & Support

  • Access to the Coaching Bench
  • Access to the Member Resource Library
  • Exclusive invitations to Members Only networking events

Advocacy & Representation

  • An independent and credible voice on issues of importance to our members
  • Updates on LGPro's advocacy work
  • Contribute to submissions to Government and other key stakeholders presenting the officer perspective
  • Eligibility to nominate for the LGPro Board where you can help shape the sector
  • Voting rights at the LGPro AGM and for the LGPro Board

Awards & Recognition

  • Eligibility to nominate for any LGPro Awards as a team member
  • Raise your profile in the sector through member promotion in our publications, website, and at events and programs
  • A badge for your email signature and LinkedIn account and use of post nominals FLGPro to demonstrate professionalism and support for the sector