Member Benefits

“Thank you so much for your letter of support for our visa application…I strongly believe your support will help us get our visa approved.”

“Thank you so much for visiting and dropping off the books.”

“Thank you so much for your extremely helpful reply. You have provided much for me to go on. The enquiry about food handling policy is to do with an upcoming inspection of our kitchen by the council.”

“I received the collection of books today. I’m overwhelmed by your generosity. Thank you very much. I’m so pleased I made contact with you and appreciate your efforts to help me.”

– testimonials from member organisations who have received assistance from our Member Services Team

Member benefits

→ Option to join our Buddhist Group Public Liability Insurance Policy

→ Professional and expert advice from our Member Service Team: we provide advice and assistance in areas regarding governance, policy, liaising with the government and other miscellaneous issues that come with running a Buddhist organisation

→ Permitted use of the BCNSW member crest on your website and publications

→ Promotion and publicity for member events and activities on Buddhist Connection, our online news hub in addition to promotion on our Facebook page and e-newsletters

→ Exemption from the Charitable Fundraising Act

→ Access to free Buddhist resources e.g. books

→ The right to vote and participate in our Annual General Meetings

→ Regular updates and information relevant to the Buddhist community

Becoming a member

As the representative body for Buddhist organisations in NSW, membership is only open to organisations. If you are an individual willing to share your skills and expertise with the Buddhist Council, please email us at or call 02 9966 8893. Click here to read about the ways you can volunteer and support our beneficial Buddhist programs.

To become a member, please download a copy of the Membership Application Form (Document Download) and post the completed paperwork to:

PO Box 593, Crows Nest, NSW 1585

or scan to our email (

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