Membership Types

Practitioner Membership

Professional body piercers in Australasia.

Membership Benefits:

  • Appears on the public directory and practitioner map
  • Has voting rights
  • Membership certificate
  • Ability to run for the board
  • Membership certificate
  • May publicly advertise membership (print, media, and in-store)
  • Access to restricted learning information on the website
  • Access to manufacturer discounts

Membership Requirements:


Associate Membership

A non-piercing person working in a body piercing studio (ie: Managers, counter staff, non-piercing apprentice, etc)

Membership Benefits:

  • Has voting rights
  • Ability to run for the board
  • May publicly advertise membership (print, media, and in-store)
  • Access to restricted learning information on the website
  • Access to manufacturer discounts

Membership Requirements:


Supporting Member

Industry manufacturers/distributors and anyone else who wishes to give financial support.

Membership Benefits:

  • Supporting letter
  • Listed on the supporter’s page on website
  • May publicly advertise membership (print, media, and in-store)
  • Access to restricted learning information on website
  • Official sponsors receive an AUPP sponsor certificate