Member Benefits

 Union Shopper

Union Shopper

Telephone: 1300 368 117


Union members make substantial personal savings on a huge and growing range of consumer products (all union members of affiliated and associated Unions within Australia). Union Shopper works hard to ensure your Union membership is working for you.


Union Journey Cover Insurance

All AEU members are protected by our Union during travel: to and from work;

to and from authorised meal breaks; to and from out-of-hours PD; to and from Union meetings.


 Teachers Health Fund

Teachers Health Fund

AEU members are eligible to join Teachers Health Fund Telephone: 1300 728 188

Teachers Health Fund is a national, not-for-profit health fund designed exclusively for education union members and their families. With over 95,000 members, Teachers Health Fund is the largest restricted membership fund, and the 7th largest private health fund overall. To find out more about the benefits of belonging to Teachers Health Fund, simply visit the website above or call the 1300 number [8:00am-5:30pm EST].

Only union members are eligible to become members of Teachers Health Fund. 



Member Connect

Telephone: [03] 9664 7384

All ACTU affiliates are entitled to use Member Connect's great range of Union Benefits for Union members - it's up to you whether you do or not. Member Connect makes sure its benefits are from companies union members can rely on to deliver high quality products with reliable customer service. Their endorsed products include many from financial organisations that closely align with union values such as Industry SuperFunds, ME Bank, IFFP and IS Insured. The special offers support Australian workers and deliver union members great benefits. Read about the specials here. 


 Discount New Cars

Discount New Cars

Telephone: 1800 146 666

Discount New Cars has a strong alliance with the ACTU and the Union Movement throughout Australia; therefore all members can enjoy exclusive savings on a selected range of new cars and motorcycles over and beyond those that are available through the general public domain. Simply visit the Union Specials page at and you will get access to:

over 2,000 popular new car models from 36 different manufacturers;

upfront drive away pricing, technical specifications, features, options, trade-in prices, as well as access to finance and insurance;

a fully accredited service, with vehicles supplied by authorised new car dealers Australia-wide.

This is a free service for AEU and its members so be sure to check it out!

Private Fleet

Telephone: (02) 8448 8181

Private Fleet has waived its service fee to all members of the AEU. They offer a complete car buying service saving time and thousands of dollars on all new cars Australia-wide.
 Slater & Gordon

Slater & Gordon provides AEU members with:

Free standard wills for all members and spouses and discounts on more complex wills.

Competitive rates on conveyancing - whether buying or selling.

Free initial consultation for members and their direct families on any legal matter (not limited to employment issues). This may include matters as diverse as family law, criminal law and commercial law.

Representation in personal injury matters (including Comcare, motor vehicle, public liability and medical negligence claims) on a "no-win no-fee" basis when the claim is assessed as having reasonable prospects of success. In relation to disbursements, access will be provided to a litigation lender, if the member is unable to fund those disbursements directly.

To access these services, contact the AEU office on 6272-7900 for a referral. 
 Slater Super Financial Services

State Super Financial Services Australia

Offers financial AEU members a free financial planning consultation. To take advantage of this service contact Jennie Murray on 6232 2119 or email at to make an appointment and discuss your options. Visit the website at

Since its creation in 1990, State Super Financial Services (SSFS) has provided professional financial planning advice to current and former public sector employees and their families.  SSFS has over 50,000 clients, $12 billion in funds under management and 150 financial planners across 18 offices nationwide.  SSFS has two offices in the ACT, one in Canberra City at 86-88 Northbourne Avenue and another in Woden at 10 Corinna Street.  SSFS interacts with clients in a way that suits, whether that entails face-to-face comprehensive or situational advice, or increasingly phone services.

SSFS is focused on helping you make a better financial tomorrow for you and your family, with:

Planning for retirement

Maximising your defined benefit scheme opportunities

Managing your tax position

Personal financial advice - You and your family can meet face-to-face with an SSFS professional financial planner without cost or obligation.  SSFS product and advice fees only apply when you decide to invest and partner with us on an ongoing basis.

Members of AEU - ACT can use the form here to make an appointment with State Super Financial Services.

Workplace Seminars - SSFS can also hold seminars in your workplace to help you and your colleagues understand your choices.  If you would like to know more or are interested in arranging a seminar, please call Jennie Murray on 02 6122 2812.

This information is of a factual nature only and is not financial advice.

State Super Financial Services Australia Limited (SSFS) is the holder of Australian Financial Services Licence 238430, ABN 86 003 742 756. 
 Teacher Mutual Bank

Teachers Mutual Bank

Telephone: 13 12 21


AEU members can take advantage of virtually fee free Savings and Investment Accounts, Personal Loans, Housing Loans, Insurance, Travel and a Car Buying Service. 
ME Bank   

Members Equity ME Bank

Better value banking with ME Bank

ME Bank offer a range of everyday, great value banking products. If you're a member of a Union, ME Bank is your bank.For more information about ME Bank, call 13 15 63 or visit

Davidson Trahaire – Employee Assistance Program

All ACT ETD and CIT employees are able to make use of the Employee Assistance Program (EAP): Davidson Trahaire

Telephone: 1300 360 364
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