About Membership & Services

The centre has been created to foster and build a stronger local business community. Members benefit from a range of ongoing support services and access to share resources.

For many starting a business for the first time it can be challenging and getting of to a good start is so important. For those beyond the initial couple of years may identify with the roller coaster or plateau effects of doing business.

Many members discover their interaction with the centre is hugely beneficial in terms of:

Join and display your association as a local business supporter.

Display your Member's badges at your place of business.

Businesses connected with a local commerces group are seen to be more credible and trustworthy.

Need further stick on member's badgers, please contact us.

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Funding

Unlike other business support centres, the Adelaide Hills Business Centre is not government funded. The centre relies solely on its members for its funding.

Your support builds stronger communities, improved business activity, the creation of local jobs and investment.

Updating My Details

Updating your details will help us to keep in touch with you.

Simply go to the Membership Form and select option "2. My Membership Details" and then Update my details.


Subscription Period

All members have an annual subscription that will renew automatically unless the member cancels their membership plan.

Members will receive notice that their plan is about to renew along with details on how to update their detail, change plans or cancel membership.

Members with the addition of a "Cowork Plan" will receive a renewal invoice each month until they change their Plan or cancel their membership plan.

Membership Status & Access Code

At any time you can retrieve a statement of your membership status, activities and Access Code.

Simply go to the Membership Form and select option "2. My Membership Details" and then Activity Report.

Change My Plan

You can change your plan at any stage with immediate effect.

    • If your plan is currently on a monthly renewal as with Cowork Plans than any invoice adjustment will happen on the next renewal date.
    • If you are currently on an annual renewal as with Casual Membership, you will receive a monthly renewal invoice soon after changing your plan.

Simply go to the Membership Form and select option "2. My Membership Details" and then Update My Plan.

Suspending Membership

There is no formal method of suspending your membership. You downgrade your membership plan from a Cowork Plan to Casual Member and then upgrade at a later stage.

Simply go to the Membership Form and select option "2. My Membership Details" and then Update My Plan.

Cancelling My Membership

You can cancel your membership at any time with immediate effect.

Simply go to the Membership Form and select option "2. My Membership Details" and then Cancel Membership option.

Note:

    • There is no credit or refund on any unused portions of your membership.
    • Any outstanding payment associated with a current membership period is still due and payable. Cancellation needs to occur before the renewal date and must be completed using the online Membership Form
    • If you have a Business Listing it will be removed along with any access to share files and resources.
    • Any shared documents in your Shared Drive in will no longer be accessible.
    • future services with the AHBC will be at non member's rates.
    • Mail services and incoming mail alerts will halt.
    • If you have a Key Fob, it will be deactivated and you will need to destroy or return the Key Fob.
    • If you are an administrator of a Group Account (Corporate), any linked members under your membership will transfer to the Adelaide Hills Business Centre.

About Groups or Corporate Accounts

A Group is a list of members that are linked to a Group Administrator (Member) whereby the Group Administrator is responsible for the subscriptions of their members.

Connecting your current membership to a Group, will enable you to Add or Retire members as required. These members could be part of your business management team or a service that you offer to your clients.

Your members gain all of the rights as if they had applied, excluding signup bonuses. If the member books any AHBC services like facility hire or events, the member is directly responsible for these cost.

All Groups actions (Add, Retired, Report) are completed using the online Membership Form

Adding a Member

When you add a member, the member's subscription fee will be invoice to you as the Group Administrator.

Retiring a Member

When you retire a member, it takes immediate effect and there is no refund for any remaining membership period.

Renewal Periods, Plans and Key fobs

You can assign a Cowork plan as required for each of your members and if a key fob is required. If a key fob is required it can be sent to you or collected by the member at the centre.

Members are signed up on a 1 year subscription or auto renew until the member is retired by you. Members with Cowork Plan will auto renew each month until retired by you.

Entitlement

Your Group members receive the same entitlement as other members except that they do not receive any signup bonuses which may be on offer at the time.

Reporting

At any stage, the Group Administrator may receive an updated list of Group member's and renewal dates.

Invoicing

The Group Administrator will receive monthly or annual invoice subject to renewal date of members.

Transfer Of Membership

You can NOT transfer an existing membership to another person. You will need to retire the existing member and create a new member.

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