Australian Battery Recycling Initiative
ABRI's vision is simple: to achieve battery stewardship in Australia

How to join ABRI

ABRI members include battery manufacturers, consumer electronics suppliers, recyclers, government agencies and environmental organisations. We are seeking to expand our membership to include additional companies involved in the manufacture, sale, use or recovery of batteries. Membership demonstrates your support for product stewardship and responsible recycling.

We would also welcome applications for affiliate membership from government agencies and not-for-profit organisations that would like to support our efforts to increase battery recycling.


Types of Membership

To be eligible for membership an organisation must meet the following criteria:

  • Corporate member: is involved in one or more aspects of the business of battery manufacture distribution and sale, collection and recycling of end of use and end of life batteries or waste management of battery components.
  • Affiliate member (non-voting): is engaged or interested in the activities of ABRI, it meets such criteria as a general meeting of ABRI may from time to time determine and a general meeting resolves to invite it to become a member.
Types of Membership Annual Fee Membership Criteria
Corporate member 1 $4,950 per annum inc GST Turnover above $20 million
Corporate member 2 $3,850 per annum inc GST Turnover between $5 million & $20 million
Corporate member 3 $2,750 per annum inc GST Turnover between $1 million & $5 million
Corporate member 4 $1,650 per annum inc GST Turnover less than $1 million
Affiliate member $550 per annum inc GST Not involved in business relating to the manufacture, distribution, sale, collection, sorting or recycling of batteries or battery-containing products