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Member resource library

This page is designed especially for our Red Cross Members to access valuable membership and organisational information at any time.

Membership resources and fact sheets

Contact if you would like us to send these resources to you.

Membership improvements
From 1 July 2016 we're introducing some simple changes that make being a member easier - like offering multiple year membership at a discounted price, and a rolling 12 month membership instead of your membership expiring at the end of each financial year. More information.

Membership Application Form
This membership application form can be downloaded, printed and completed and then mailed to the address supplied on the form. colour versionblack and white version | Family Membership form

Membership flyer »
This flyer can be used to promote Red Cross in the community, providing an overview of the work of Red Cross members in and around Australian communities.

Youth Membership flyer »
This flyer can be used to promote Red Cross Young Humanitarian Membership in the community, providing an overview of Red Cross and the benefits of joining.

Pocket card »
This pocket-sized guide can be used to recruit members and talk about Red Cross.

University Club flyer »
This flyer can be used to promote Red Cross University Clubs and provides information on how to join as a Red Cross Member.

Media Release template »
The media release template can be used to promote member activities and events which are taking place. colour version | black and white version

Image Release Form »
The form is used to gain the approval from those people in photos to ensure their image can be used in a wider context.

Membership Privacy »
Download the Australian Red Cross Privacy Collection Notice with Membership Information.

Insurance Q&A for Members »

Insurance Notification Form »
This is a template document for members to complete prior to running events to ensure that Red Cross Insurance covers the event they are planning to conduct.

Child Protection Policy »
This policy speaks to the responsibilities that we all have to minimise the risk of abuse to children and young people participating in Australian Red Cross activities.

Child Protection Information for Members »
This document shares information on the Child Protection Policy and how this relates to members and member activities.

Red Cross information

Red Cross Code of Conduct »
This document is the Red Cross Code of Conduct.

Ways of Working »
These guidelines apply to all Red Cross programs and services and inform our work at all times.

Royal Charter and Rules of the Australian Red Cross Society »
These rules set out the framework of governance and the operations of the Society.

Divisional Regulations »
Divisions of the Society are constituted in each State and Territory of Australia and these regulations outline their powers and function.

Public Liability Certificate of Currency »
This document can be used by Red Cross Members who are required to provide this information to an external party in conjunction with an event.

Red Cross National Awards
The Red Cross National Awards are a way to recognise special achievements by Red Cross People, with awards going to those who display exceptional leadership, service or performance through their contributions to Red Cross and the community. booklet | poster | nomination forms

Red Cross resources

Below is a collection of current Red Cross resources that are found on our website. They have been collated here for ease of access viewing.

Red Cross publications and documents »
This link takes to you the collection of Red Cross publications and documents including Annual Reports, Magazines, Strategy and Policy Documents and various other resources.

Resource collections
Emergency Services resources »
Emergency Services Schools resources »
IHL resources »
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander resources »
Schools resources »

Program information
Homelessness brochure
Promoting mental health for individuals, families and communities
Offenders and their families - making a difference
Human Trafficking in Australia FAQ
Migrant Workers' Rights in Australia
Support for Trafficked People Brochure
Asylum Seekers - 13 things you should know

Red Cross videos

Fundraising and finances

Guidelines for Branch Treasurers »
This document provides Branch Treasurers with the information that they need in order to effectively perform their role as a Treasurer.

Fundraise for Red Cross »
An information guide on organising fundraising activities. It outlines what you need to know before you start planning and how we can help you.

Red Cross Calling »
Information on the national fundraising campaign that takes place every March. Members can be involved in Red Cross Calling in a variety of ways.

Fundraising and Donations Guide »