As a member, you will:

  • Gain access to innovative transformer research, solving tomorrow’s challenges.
  • Empower your employees with the latest transformer knowledge, offered by Australian and global experts.
  • Gain hands-on experience with condition monitoring, dynamic loading, ester oil performance.
  • Utilise expert asset management tools and techniques to reduce costs and increase performance.

The Platinum membership also includes:

  • The first CPD course attendance every year is complimentary, any additional attendance fees will be discounted by 20 per cent.
  • A perpetual royalty-free license to the Centre’s intellectual property of primary projects, which are funded by centre membership fees.
  • Free access, use and support of transformer assessment tools and applications from primary projects.
  • Members are eligible to participate in the Centre’s steering committee and the innovation/CPD sub-committee.

Please note the rates for Platinum membership already include the 20 per cent discount and fees are rounded.

The membership fee for the next five years (1 July 2022 to 30 June 2027) will be as follows:

Fee schedule

Member Category

Gold Membership
Annual Fee

year by year

Platinum Membership
Annual Fee


Large transmission and distribution companies (more than $3 billion assets)



Small transmission and distribution companies (less than $3 billion assets)



Major asset owners (more than 50 transformers)



Minor asset owners (less than 50 transformers)






Consultants and other companies


$ 5,000

Individuals or universities (must not be company substitute)




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