Member Services & Benefits

As a member of SSSI, there is a growing range of services available to you. Access the support of fellow member professionals through SSSI's established Interest, Region, and Commission groups, or delve into the latest resources SSSI has to offer in the Site Library.

On-Line Library - Access the latest Institute and industry resources


 Member Groups - Get involved in your interest group, professional Commission, or special SSSI Committee.


Member Benefits

Members of SSSI receive a full range of benefits. From special financial offers to a full Certification program, benefits from SSSI membership can add significant value to your personal and professional life.

Member Advantage: 

Your SSSI Member Advantage Program provides you with an extensive range of quality lifestyle and financial benefits through Member Advantage. Members can take advantage of value for money savings on benefits all year round. Benefits include discounts on dining, entertainment, accommodation, movie tickets, shopping, insurance, financial services, and much more.
Click More for further details about your benefits, and remember to use your SSSI member number to login to the website. For further assistance, please contact Member Advantage on 1300 853 352 or email    


Professional Development

SSSI's Professional Development Program provides a strong support framework for ProfDev151.jpgevery member's ongoing professional development needs. The Program delivers a range of services flexible to meet your needs. The Program includes a regular calendar of SSSI events and partner events. Members can achieve their Continuing Professional Development requirements through the SSSI CPD                                                   Program.                                                                                                                                                                                                     More

Certification Program

SSSI Certification identifies your level of expertise to your peers, clients, employers, and the wider community. Certification allows members and non-members alike to gain recognition of their competence and integrity via a formal "portfolio-based" process.                                                                                                                                                                       More

Networking & Involvement

SSSI hosts and supports a full program of events each year, in Australia and overseas. These events range from networking breakfasts to international conferences. Each event is designed to provide valuable professional development opportunities to members.                                                                                                                                                      More

Communications & Publications

Keep up to date with Institute and industry news via SSSI's monthly Geo Message, e-newsletter and regular Region and Commission news.                             More

Technical Information & Resources

SSSI members receive as part of membership the Position Magazine and the Journal of Spatial Science. Members also benefit from a range of online resources such as Spatial Source, and SSSI communications, such as
                                              Geo Message. 


SSSI Awards

SSSI's Awards Program seeks to identify, recognise and reward outstanding achievement and eminence in the practice of spatial sciences at both regional and national levels.