The Association combines all the disciplines of the construction and mining equipment industry throughout Australia — including manufacturers, importers, suppliers and service organisations.

CMEIG members include:

  • Manufacturers and importers
  • Wholesalers
  • Distributors / dealers
  • Ancillary equipment suppliers
  • Service providers

The membership categories of the Association are:

OEM Equipment / Importer

Manufacturers of equipment bearing a trademark owned or licensed by that company who are actively engaged in importing (new equipment), manufacture and/or assembly in Australia of such products having general application in the construction and mining industries.

Industry Dealer

Dealers / Distributors of an OEM Equipment manufacturer / Importer.

Industry Associate

Manufacturers or importers of parts or attachments for equipment which has general application in the construction and mining industries which includes companies that supply equipment parts, buckets, quick hitches, attachments, engines etc. on a national basis.


Providers of other products and service that have general application in the construction and mining industry. These organisations are referred to as `Affiliate’ members and have no voting rights or Board eligibility.

Life members

An individual who has been recognised by his/her peers for their contribution to the industry. No voting rights and no subscription fee apply for this category. These individuals are referred to as ‘Life’ members and have no voting rights or Board eligibility

Current life members are:

  • John Reid
  • Colin Chamberlain
  • Danny Desanto

The subscription fee varies according to membership level. Subscription fees are applicable for the calendar year from 1 January to 31 December. A separate sheet outlining the current fee structure is available on request or refer to the web site. A Tax Invoice will be issued to your company when the membership application has been accepted.

Members are welcome to participate on a series of industry working groups applicable to their category of membership. For more details refer to our Working Groups link in the main menu.

The membership database consisting of names, titles, organisation and addresses may be issued to third parties based on a stringent approval process by the CMEIG National Executive. Please review the Association’s privacy policy.

By completing the membership registration form, it is accepted that you and your company will abide by the rules of the Association, including the Competition and Consumer Protocol.

Membership Registration

For more information about the Association, please contact us.