Frequently Asked Questions

About Membership

The annual APCO Membership fee is determined by total annual turnover. You can view the APCO Membership fee schedule here.

Membership fees are determined by total annual turnover. APCO Membership fees which must be paid annually and run by financial year. For new Members, their first year Membership fee is pro-rated from the month they join to the end of the Membership year - 30th June.

Click here for a copy of the APCO Membership Fee Schedule.

For a list of APCO Members, head to our website's Member Search. There you can search using location, Membership type and industry sector.

APCO has a number of Membership options available.
This includes:


  • Brand Owner

  • Covenant Supporter

  • Industry Association

  • Sustainability Professional

  • Government

  • International Affiliate.



Not sure which Membership option is best for you? Click here to find out more.

APCO Membership Fees are issued on a financial year basis, covering 1st July to 30th June.

If a resource in the resource search directory on the APCO website is grey, this indicates that the resource is exclusive to APCO Members. APCO Members can access the resource by logging into the APCO Member Centre.

Not an APCO Member? Click here to find out more about Membership.

Yes. The Australasian Recycling Label (ARL) Program is exclusively available to Members of the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO). This means that both PREP and ARL can only be used by compliant APCO Members.

To learn more about APCO Membership, visit our Membership Options page.

Yes. The Australasian Recycling Label (ARL) Program is exclusively to Members of the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO). This means that both the ARL and the Packaging Recyclability Evaluation Portal (PREP) can only be used by compliant APCO Members.

To learn more about APCO Membership, visit our Membership Options page.