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Membership to BioMelbourne Network is offered to leading organisations within the biotechnology, medical technology and pharmaceutical sector who have activity and interest in supporting the health innovation ecosystem in the state of Victoria.

Our members broadly span the health sector and are engaged in a range of activities, including front-line biomedical research, manufacturing and development across the pharmaceutical, life sciences, biotechnology, medical technology and broader health sectors, digital healthcare, clinical trials, contract research organisation, services such as intellectual property, investment and finance and other involvement in the greater health ecosystem. Member organisations range from research institutes, universities and large industrial companies to smaller teams, start-ups and sole traders.

Being a member of BioMelbourne Network is about more than just your company or our organisation – it is a statement of your support for the wider community here in Victoria. There are tangible benefits to membership, however, the real value is in being a part of something bigger, and in making a long-term commitment to the future growth of our sector. Learn more BioMelbourne Network membership benefits or download our latest membership brochure.

Membership to BioMelbourne Network involves an annual fee that covers all your employees within your organisation. Your membership fee may be tax deductible.

Membership categories

Corporate Membership – $3,990 per annum excl. GST
Membership rate for mid-to-large Australian enterprise and multinationals, also includes universities, independent medical research institutes, government agencies and parent companies.

SME Membership – $2,370 per annum excl. GST
Membership rate for biotechnology and medical technology companies, SMEs, ASX listed companies with 100 or fewer employees.

SME-Micro Membership – $1,470 per annum excl. GST
Established small/micro businesses employing 5 or fewer people.

Professional Membership – $1,200 per annum excl. GST
Strictly for Sole Traders and independent freelance consultants. This membership is not available for individuals working within larger businesses, but is intended for those working independently in support of the sector.

Entrepreneur Membership (12 months only) – $525 per annum excl. GST
Startup companies developing biotech, medtech, digital and healthcare products in the pre-seed stage and seed stage, prior to Series A capital raising and strictly pre-revenue. This membership is not available to newly established professional services and consultancy businesses.

You can apply to become a member by filling in our Online Membership Application Form.

Access the BioMelbourne Network Rules of Incorporated Association.

If you’re not sure which category your organisation falls under, would prefer us to contact you, or have another query, please email or call us on (03) 9667 8181.

Note – Application for membership is subject to approval by the BioMelbourne Network Board.



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