Membership has its benefits! Apply now

As a member you will become part of the PhotoAccess community. Members also receive discounts at selected local and related businesses. Membership fees help PhotoAccess to develop services and programs. You must be a member of PhotoAccess if you wish to use our facilities and equipment or undertake any of our courses (except for the Kids Holiday Workshops). Please note that additional fees apply for darkroom access, equipment subscriptions and entry to members' exhibitions.

Annual membership fees:

  • Standard $55
  • Concession $35 (student or pensioner and for the unemployed)
  • Organisation/Corporate $200 (maximum of ten people covered)

Note: if you take out an individual membership when enrolling in a course we offer you the concession membership rate.

Members receive free access to the PhotoAccess members’ computer and scanner, the film developing room, library and wireless internet (bookings are recommended for the computer and scanner). Accessing our facilities and equipment is easy. Give us a call on 02 6295 7810 or email to book in a time.

Darkroom: The PhotoAccess darkroom is the only publicly accessible photographic black & white darkroom in the ACT region and is integral to the services provided by PhotoAccess to the community. PhotoAccess members who fulfil the darkroom induction terms have the option to purchase a PhotoAccess Darkroom Subscription as either a 1 day, 3 x 1 day, 3 month, 6 month or 12 month option. For more information click here).

Make sure you also subscribe to our free e-news to receive PhotoAccess updates and invitations to events.

Membership discounts
Paperchain Bookstore in Manuka offers PhotoAccess members a 10% discount on purchases from their wonderful, iconic store. You will need to present a current membership card to take advantage of the discount. Our thanks to Maxeme Tall and her team at Paperchain Bookstore for providing this benefit to PhotoAcceess members. Canberra City Framing in Hobart Place (just around the corner from London Circuit) offers PhotoAccess members a 10% discount on framing. You will need to present a current membership card to take advantage of the discount. Our thanks to Michael Cammack for offering this benefit to members. kaori gallery at Canberra City Framing presents changing exhibitions of photography and other media - have a look next time you're in Civic.