Become a Member!

ACWA Membership Benefits

Opportunities to meet with other car wash owners and suppliers, to network and discuss what is happening at the car wash.

Access to a comprehensive range of information in the ACWA website, supported by newsletters and bulletins.

Advocacy with Regulators
ACWA represents your business at the table with regulators and authorities and ensures that they recognise the national car wash industry as a responsible, professional industry with sound environmental and operational standards.
Industrial Relations
Specialist IR Consultant who provides members with annual wage rates and is available to members for individual consultations
Workplace Health and Safety
WHS guides and site templates to ensure members meet all WHS requirements. The consultant is also available to members for individual consultations.
Industry Surveys
Annual comprehensive industry benchmark surveys provide members with up to date trending information about the industry.
Industry and Site Promotion
ACWA promotes the industry as the environmental good guys, minimising water use and protecting the waterways. ACWA sites are listed on and have access to a range of attractive site signage.
Car Wash Water Rating Scheme

Nationally accredited water use standard that promotes your business as water efficient and helps
protect it during drought conditions.

Are you Operating a Carwash?

Please complete and return the attached form to the ACWA Office so that an invoice can be raised for payment to process your application.

Are you Researching the Car Wash Industry or building/renovating a site but not open for business?

Expand your knowledge and learn about the car wash industry by joining as an Associate Member during this time and gain access to valuable contacts, information and reports

Please complete and return the attached form to the ACWA Office

If you have any Membership queries please contact Fiona Tointon, ACWA membership manager Mobile 0400 070 417


Don’t be Alone Out There – Comments from current members

Don’t be Alone Out There – Comments from current members

ACWA membership keeps me across all IR and OH&S issues so I can ensure compliance and provide a safe and harmonious workplace for my staff.
My ACWA membership allows me to the opportunity to contribute to a voice for the industry which in turn influences important regulatory decision makers.

Ken Planner

Supplier and Victorian Car Wash Member

We are a part of ACWA because we love what ACWA stands for
We like the interaction amongst other carwash operators.
We stand up for our rights in tough times

Pat Morris

South Australian Car Wash Member

To learn about and keep abreast of car wash trends, digital world and technology.
Make valuable contacts to discuss ideas with and seek advice from.

Geoff Burnett

WA Hand Car Wash Member

I was a newcomer to the industry and needed to get up to speed quickly. The best way to gain this knowledge was to firstly join as a member and subsequently onto the Board.

Darren Brown

Tasmanian Car Wash member

Industry Networking with ACWA members who experience the same issues with carwashes over & over & don’t know how to find correct answers to solve day to day operational problems.

Steve Earsman

NSW Car Wash Member

Membership of ACWA is Important to me for the following reasons.

  • Enhance Networking with Owners & Suppliers
  • Understand our Industry Better
  • Broaden my knowledge of what’s was old but new today
  • Financial Membership benefits of the services that ACWA provides
  • Liaise/learn from other members to improve our business
  • Membership Power -To have a voice when critical issues present
  • Trade / Expo Shows to have a business and personal presence.
  • To help new members/operators increasing their profits in their car wash business

Basically, I believe that if you are serious about your business you should support the industry that supports you.

Greg Scott

Supplier and Queensland Car Wash member