About AIES

AIES offers a range of services and resources for its members

Through meetings, forums, publications, website and e-news media, AIES keeps its members up-to-date with technical advances, standards, regulations and industry best practice in the inspection and maintenance of plant and hazardous equipment including boilers and pressure equipment. It also provides a forum for discussion, the sharing of experience and knowledge, and the promulgation of professional standards.

An elected committee controls and manages the affairs of the association and includes executive office-bearers, general committee members and special appointments such as a representative on Standards Australia committees, as defined by the AIES Constitution.  Australian and New Zealand state and regional representatives also contribute to the committee and form a link with members in their areas.

AIES Membership

AIES Personal Membership is available to suitably qualified and certified persons. An Associate Category is also available for people who may be studying or entering the industry or who have some technical competence and interest in the area of hazardous equipment and plant.

AIES Affiliate/Corporate Membership is available to organisations and companies active in the sector which wish to demonstrate their support for, and role in, the Pressure Equipment industry as a whole, and to promote the role of Engineer Surveyors and Inspectors of Pressure Equipment in the delivery of quality services to the sector.

AIES Member Organisations support the organisation’s Objectives to ensure the safety of high risk plant through the certification of competent in-service inspection personnel and to provide a forum for the discussion of all matters related to hazardous equipment.

AIES Gazette

The biannual AIES Gazette is the official publication of the association and covers technical, regulatory, standards and member information of relevance to the Pressure Equipment industry. AIES Members receive copy via email and can access current and past Gazettes via the Member Login. Affiliate/Corporate Members also receive up to 4 hard copies of each issue for staff distribution, marketing purposes.

One copy of the AIES Gazette is available for public download via this website.


Practice of Inspection

Public Safety Guidelines

Core Objectives of AIES


Member Interaction

Industry Discussion

Uniform Standardisation


Safe Work Guidelines

Design Integrity

Industry Standards