Join the SSTUWA now

When you join the SSTUWA you join a team of people dedicated not only to working to protect every member’s industrial rights, but committed to promoting the value of public education to the community as a whole.

The SSTUWA has led the fight for better pay and conditions for members in schools and TAFEs as well as campaigns such as Putting Our Kids First, Fairer Funding Now and TAFE Works, dedicated to defending our public schools and colleges.

Our membership team is happy to help you through the joining process if you have any problems. Check out the FAQs here or contact the Membership Team at 9210 6000 or There are different registration procedures for different memberships. Please select the option below which matches your membership requirements.

I want to be a School member

If you are a new or returning School member, please click the link below.

I want to be a TAFE Member

If you are a new or returning TAFE lecturer, please click the link below.

I am a pre-service teacher

If you are a pre-service teacher you can join the union free. Please click the link below.