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Why Join RTA?

The Association For Independent Business Operators

Independent business operators gain many benefits from joining RTA, from gaining an industry-wide platform to accessing valuable information and advice on best business practices.

Most importantly, RTA Members have an industry representative body that will act and lobby on their behalf, supporting their future success and financial position.

The wide-ranging benefits of joining RTA include:

  • gaining a nationwide voice
  • gaining access to a range of certified training programs
  • enjoying comprehensive support from a renowned organisation
  • gaining endorsement and third-party verification of your position as a skilled and experienced industry professional.

To submit a membership application, click here.


Use of Responsible Trades Australia Logo

All Members will be encouraged to use the RTA logo on all advertising and collateral material. Prospective customers can be assured of professionalism and experience when selecting an RTA Member.


Responsible Trades Australia’s accreditation is established on receipt of each Membership application and reviewed every 3 years.

Professional Development

The RTA encourages participation in ongoing professional development to ensure Members follow best business practices and emerging trends.

An Industry Voice

RTA Members have a voice with which to guide and improve industry standards while shaping future legislation affecting independent contractors. RTA represents the needs of small- to medium-sized contractors.

Training Programs

RTA Members will be encouraged to access best-practice and leading-edge training programs. Each of our nominated training partners will deliver high-quality programs.

Best Business Practices

RTA Members boost their success and financial position with respected advice on best-practice business management systems. Customers of RTA Members can contract services with confidence, backed by our independent verification protocols.


RTA will identify a range of activities and events, in person and online, to help Members identify valuable networking events, gain information, and expand their business.

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