Application for Membership

Joining CPSU means joining with tens of thousands of other Victorian Public Sector workers who want to improve working conditions, enhance family friendly work policies, have employment support and protection and get respect in the workplace. To apply for membership complete the online form below or download the PDF form.

If you are a Retired Officer trying to join, we have a dedicated Retired Officers section.

Union membership fees are based on your annual salary. Check out the current subscription rates or use the calculator to calculate the subscription fees.

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Personal Information

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Work Details


Leave without Pay membership rates are limited membership options and are only available in certain circumstances.

Payment Method

Pay your membership automatically by Direct Debit.

Make your first payment now using a credit card. We will send you invoices at next chosen billing cycle.

Send invoices manually at each billing cycle.


If an existing CPSU member recommended you join and referred you to our membership form, please enter their name here - because we'd like to thank them!

I hereby apply to join the Community and Public Sector Union/State Public Services Federation Group (CPSU/SPSF) Victorian Branch and agree to comply with the rules and bylaws of the Union.

Before you submit this form, however, we'd like you to read a few quick fine details about your membership. We want you to know how we handle your private information, about our special campaign levy for first year members, how you go about resigning from the union if you change jobs in the future, and when you can expect to receive your new Membership Card and other information from us.