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SERVICE Membership


Any person who has served in the Australian Defence Force, or served with or supported or was otherwise engaged with the Australian Defence Force or the Armed Forces of its Allies, for at least 6 months, or any other person provided for in the Constitution, may be admitted to Service Membership.

If you think you are eligible for membership click here for information on how to obtain a copy of your Service and Medical Records. For further information on becoming a member please contact the RSL Membership Department (02) 9264 8188. You can download the Membership Application form here.

The badge worn by all members of the Returned & Services League of Australia is a symbol of readiness at all times to render service to Queen and country and to former comrades. It is a time-honoured emblem - one that has been worn with a deep sense of pride by the most revered in our land and one that glorifies the coats of all privileged to wear it. Please click here for images of the badge.




Persons who are eligible to become an Affiliate Member must be eighteen years or older and comply with at least one of the following:

(i) is a person who is any relative of a person (living or deceased) who is or was eligible to be a Service or Life Member of the League (proof of eligibility to be provided to the sub-Branch);

(ii) is a person who had been awarded the Certificate of Merit or a National or State Certificate of  Appreciation for giving valuable service to the League;

(iii) is a cadet and/or Officer of Cadets;

(iv) is any person deemed by the sub-Branch Committee to have provided significant service to the sub-Branch and support of the Objects of the League.

For more information on  becoming an Affiliate Member of the League please phone the Membership Department on (02) 9264 8188 

Note: No sub-Branch is compelled to admit Affiliate Members.

Please click here for Affiliate Membership Form