Join the HEA! 

  • HEA Membership is just $5/month and can be purchased as one or two year subscriptions and includes your entire immediate family/household. 

  • New Memberships - one and two year subscriptions, includes $10 registration fee. $60/$100
  • Renewal Memberships - one and two year subscriptions. Login First, so that you keep your same membership number! $50/$90

How HEA membership benefits you

  • Student ID Cards
  • Public Liability insurance cover for homeschool events you organise
  • Work experience insurance cover for your children to do work experience
  • Registration Support
  • Free and discounted educational subscriptions
  • hea.edu.au email address
  • Google Education/Google Classroom
  • Telephone support service
  • Email support/queries service
  • Voting Rights
  • Social Media connections
  • News updates
  • Regular Newsletters
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Quarterly pdf magazine

How your membership helps all home educators

  • Increase profile of and confidence in home education
  • Advocate in the interests of home education
  • Coordinate and run events and conferences
  • Provide and facilitate service offerings
  • Foster networks and support groups and train volunteers
  • Connect to organisations and suppliers in the sector
  • Govern and manage the association well

Please Note: HEA membership commences on the day your payment for the membership is processed. However, the HEA Constitution requires the Committee to approve all memberships. The HEA reserves the right to refuse new memberships without explanation and your full fees will be refunded to you. Generally no refunds of membership fees will be given if you simply change your mind. 

HEA's Mission

The mission of the HEA is to promote and support the practice of home education across Australia and to advance educational equity for members.

In order to achieve our mission, HEA will: 

  • Increase profile of and confidence in home education
  • Advocate in the interests of home education
  • Co-ordinate and run events and conferences
  • Provide and facilitate service offerings
  • Foster networks and support groups and train volunteers
  • Connect to organisations and suppliers in the sector
  • Govern and manage the association well