Classes of Membership:
The following shall be admitted as Company Members:
(a) the National President for the time being; and (b) Incorporated State Branches
Any person who has served in the Australian Defence Force, or served with or supported or was otherwise engaged with the Australian Defence Force or the Armed Forces of its Allies, for at least 6 months, or any other person provided for in the By-Laws, may be admitted to Service Membership
The National or State President may propose that an Service Member who has given long, continued and outstanding service to the Returned & Services League of Australia to be elected by the National Executive to the class of Life Member.
Subject to By-Laws, a State may propose that an Service Member over whom it also has jurisdiction and who has given long, continued and outstanding service to the Returned & Services League of Australia, be elected by the National Executive to the class of Life Member.
The National Executive may award Honorary Membership to:
(a) Members of the Australian Defence Force whilst on operational duty; and (b) Such other persons for such period as it sees fit.