Become a Member

With your ACSW member ID number and your dogs K9 number, you’ll be able to enter official ACSW ORTs and trials for the sport of K9 Nose Work®.

The ACSW is a membership organization, and is the only organization for sanctioning and certifying Odour Recognition Tests (ORTs) and trials in Australia.     If you want to be a part of the sport of K9 Nose Work®, you need to have membership in the ACSW and you need to register your dog.

Membership Benefits include:

  • Eligibility to enter any ACSW sanctioned ORT, trial or championship event
  • Unique membership ID number
  • Trial organiser support (must have current membership)
  • Top quality awards and certificates for titles and trial placements

How do I join as a new member?

Please visit this link to join up as a member.  Once this is done, you will be able to add your dogs – this is a one off fee of $25 valid for the dogs lifetime – you will be asked to pay this once you enter your dog in an ACSW event.

Membership Costs

$30 / year for new members (plus a one off joining fee of $10) 

$30/year for membership renewal due 1st July each year (note if your membership lapses beyond 31st July you will need to rejoin and pay the additional joining fee of $10)

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Australian Canine Scent Work (ACSW)
sets the standards governing
the sport of K9 Nose Work® in Australia.

ACSW is the only official
sanctioning and organising
body for K9 Nose Work® titles and ORTs in Australia