Want to feel like part of the team? Join the industry association that supports you & your business.
By joining the MLSA, you're not only gaining access to expert advice and invaluable resources. You're contributing to the recognition of landscaping by Government, consumers and other industry partners.
The Master Landscapers of SA (MLSA) is the professional industry body representing Landscaping in Adelaide and regional South Australia. We build capacity and capability across the industry, ensuring Members deliver the highest quality standards and levels of professionalism for their customers.
We provide an essential role for members and customers alike. For Members we provide professional development and skills enhancement to ensure they have the knowledge and information to always display the best practice demanded of a verified Master Landscaper.
Why Become An MLSA Member?
As an MLSA Member you get access to much needed support whether you’ve just started in the landscaping trade or if you’ve seen all the ups and downs that running a business can throw at you. If you have a problem, we’re here with the best solution.
Membership with the Master Landscapers of SA is open to any person or entity engaged in the Landscape Industry (Landscape Designers, Commercial & Residential Landscape Contractors, Garden Maintenance Contractors, Landscape Industry Suppliers and Educators).
We provide professional development and skills enhancement to ensure you have the knowledge and information to always display the best practice demanded of a verified Master Landscaper.
Membership connects your business to the strength and integrity that the MLSA has earned over many years of supporting the Landscaping industry.
YOU’LL BE SUPPORTED BY THE INDUSTRY BODY
We offer advice and support regarding licensing, insurance, dispute resolution, legislative changes, education, training and much more. MLSA members are entitled to free or discounted licensing, legal, insurance and financial support thanks to our Sponsors from the professional services sector who have an in-depth understanding of the landscape industry.
WE ADVOCATE FOR YOU
The MLSA actively lobbies the government for improvements in the landscaping industry. From licensing changes to skills recognition, we are fighting to improve the landscaping sector to benefit our members and associated suppliers. In becoming an MLSA member, you support the industry that supports you and your family.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IS IMPORTANT TO US
Our sponsors and affiliated associations enable us to host educational workshops on fundamental practical skills relevant to your trade and professional development, such as business management and leadership skills.
These workshops are free or heavily subsidised for MLSA members.
YOU’LL GET DISCOUNTS ON LANDSCAPING PRODUCTS
Our members receive exclusive discounts on selected products and services from our sponsors. The MLSA Member Welcome Pack includes several hundred dollars worth of vouchers and merchandise.
YOU’LL BENEFIT FROM PUBLIC AWARENESS
The MLSA continue to educate the public and unlicensed landscapers of their legal responsibilities and the dangers of operating unlicensed or engaging an unlicensed tradesperson.
WE KEEP YOU INFORMED
MLSA’s fortnightly e-newsletter includes the latest industry news, event invitations and updates to industry regulations that all SA landscape professionals need to be aware of. MLSA’s social media feeds are designed to keep our members informed, up-to-date and inspired.
YOU CAN NETWORK WITH YOUR PEERS
You’ll receive invitations to frequent industry and networking events. The MLSA also works in close partnership with other key industry bodies (SPASA, AILA, CCF, HMA and many more).
WE RECOGNISE YOUR SKILL
The Master Landscapers of SA Awards of Excellence represents the best in skill, craftsmanship and expertise evident within the Landscaping industry of South Australia. Members compete for the privilege of being an MLSA Award of Excellence recipient and promote their best-in-class abilities to the community.
It’s easy to join. We’ll take you through a few questions about you and your business.
Pay your membershp fee and once off application fee ($115), and you’re on your way to being part of MLSA.
If you need any assistance, please contact us by phoning 0488 300 922.