Join ARITA

ARITA is dedicated to providing our members with the highest quality continuing education, professional leadership and networking opportunities.

Here’s what ARITA Membership offers restructuring, insolvency and turnaround (RIT) professionals:

Education & resources

We support our members with professional development opportunities at every stage of their careers, and the up-to-minute information and resources they need to succeed.

  • Regular, accessible and targeted training courses and certification to help you succeed, including a specialist postgraduate-level accreditation for restructuring and insolvency professionals.

  • Stay current with the latest technical and regulatory updates and case reports. Get online technical support from the ARITA Specialist Team.

  • Receive publications including the annual ARITA Handbook and quarterly ARITA Journal and access to the members-only section of the website.

Advocacy, representation & information

We regularly engage with government and regulators to ensure our members’ views are heard and understood, and keep our members informed about latest industry developments.

  • Our thought leadership initiatives, policy development and government consultation help shape the insolvency and restructuring regime.

  • ARITA has regular liaison meetings with AFSA, ASIC, ATO and the Department of Employment (FEG).

  • As the voice of the RIT profession, we actively promote the work of our members to firms and individuals in financial distress, and to the public at large.

  • We keep our members up-to-date with latest industry issues, legislation and changes in the profession.

Professional recognition

ARITA is Australia’s largest and most authoritative association representing RIT professionals.

  • Membership demonstrates your commitment to the highest professional and ethical standards. Some 84% of registered liquidators and 87% of registered trustees are ARITA members.

  • The ARITA Code is recognised by the government and courts as the default standard for professional conduct.

  • Professional Members may use the post-nominal RITP – Restructuring Insolvency and Turnaround Professional.

Networking & support

ARITA membership provides access to a community of like-minded professionals and key stakeholders and decision-makers in the industry.

  • Get access to a nationwide network of events and professionals in restructuring, insolvency and turnaround.

  • Be part of a professional network comprising over 2,200 members and 4,500 industry supporters.

  • Eligibility for Committee membership – contribute to the advancement of the association and shape the future of the profession.

 

Member benefits include:

  • Certificate of membership
  • Use of post-nominals
  • Inclusion in the online member directory
  • ARITA Member Handbook complete with annotated legislation
  • Subscription to the quarterly ARITA Journal
  • Regular and expert online Practice Updates and Case Reports
  • Online technical support from the ARITA Specialist Team (Ask ARITA)
  • Access to members-only section of ARITA website
  • Access to corporate and personal insolvency precedent documents and checklists
  • Annual courses and events calendar with CPD tracker
  • Targeted and topical continuing professional education at discounted rates
  • Specialist conferences at discounted rates
  • Attend dedicated networking events
  • Attend member-only briefings and events
  • Automatic membership of INSOL International and subscription to INSOL World
  • Voting rights at ARITA’s annual general meeting (Professional and Life Members)
  • Eligibility for committee and board membership (Professional and Life Members).

 

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