Established in 1899, FACCI is an independent, not-for-profit organisation offering its 600 members Australia-wide the perfect medium to network, learn and develop their businesses. Via its five offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth, the Chamber organises a range of business seminars and social events to keep members informed and to provide corporate networking and entertainment opportunities.
FACCI allows you to increase your network of French, Australian and European contacts on a number of different levels. We excel at providing our members with opportunities to meet new prospects and contacts who share similar commercial interests, and to help foster relationships with the people most critical to the growth of your business.
Becoming a member of FACCI will therefore place you at the heart of a dynamic business focused organisation which offers access to the people, information and advertising opportunities required to develop your business within our extensive network.
FACCI offers 6 different levels of membership, each valid for a period of 12 months. Our 2013 Kit kit outlines the benefits and fees associated with each membership category.
Patron membership - $5,500 (inc. GST)
For larger corporations already operating in both France and Australia, and for companies that wish to broaden their trade relations between our two countries. This companies have a strong presence in the French-Australian business community and join to reinforce existing contacts with upper levels of industry and government, or to forge new and wider relationships.
These members can actively promote their activities through our publications (E-Newsletters, Members’ Directory and special events) and sponsorship opportunities. Membership benefits are available to all employees. They are members of the Patron Club, and membership benefits are available to all employees.
Corporate Membership - $1,650 (inc. GST)
For medium and large companies that are interested in the Chamber’s events in order to network with other members and expand their contacts in the French-Australian business community. These members benefit from our range of business services, seminars and social activities, and also from the Chamber’s contacts in the two countries when undertaking specific projects.
These members can actively promote their activities through our publications (E-Newsletters, Members’ Directory and special events) and sponsorship opportunities. Membership benefits are available to all employees.
Small Business Membership - $550 (inc. GST)
This membership is aimed at small businesses to benefit from our range of networking opportunities. These members have access to our specific business expertise via our workshop and seminar series. Membership benefits are available to all employees.
Wine & Dine Membership - $350 (inc. GST)
FACCI’s ‘Wine & Dine’ Membership is specifically designed to benefit restaurants, bistros and cafés by providing them with access to the Chamber’s diverse range of advertising and promotional opportunities, and providing them with opportunity to host FACCI Wine & Dine events. Membership benefits are available to all employees.
Individual Membership - $220 (inc. GST)
For those individuals who have an interest in gaining or maintaining contact with the French-Australian business community, and in developing their business and social networks.
Young Professionals Membership - $50 (inc. GST)
(Or $100 to have access to the online directory)
(NB: Under 35 years of age, individual members only)
For young employees, entrepreneurs and students who wish to gain access to a mix of affordable and enjoyable business and social events, and develop their professional contacts.
Find out more about Young Professionals here.
Become a YP member here.