Member Services

Having been operative for more than 100 years, the Master Painters Association understands how dynamic and fast-changing the construction and trade sector is. That’s how we are able to provide member services to support business growth and stability. 


We believe that every job is an opportunity to build a better future. From your first step of starting a business, to job growth and capacity, we are there to assist you every step of the way of your career.

*MPA Vic/Tas membership fees are fully tax deductable.*

Our estimation service takes the guesswork out of plan take offs. A bill of quantities is provided with individual rates and exclusions.

The MPA Technical Advisory Service covers all areas of product and job specification. We offer assistance in specification writing and presentation, and can provide access to research organizations and government bodies for background in technical information and regulations.

Through our digital channels to both industry and members, we are able to help showcase member business, help with job postings, painters looking for work and more.

The Association helps members settle their industrial disputes with advice and mediation. A qualified consultant is in the office to advise and assist members and help resolve disputes and pursue outstanding monies.

MPA distributes our Painters Pipeline e-newsletter monthly. These high quality publications contains articles on industry news, products, techniques,
legislation updates, industrial award changes and stories about tradespeople and their jobs.

The MPA can assist with industrial relations advice, wage rates, employment contracts and also Enterprise bargaining agreements (EBA).

With strong consumer confidence, the Association fields quite a number of calls and website enquiries form people looking for reputable painting contractors. We pass these referrals onto suitable members ie. servicing the location, do the specific type of work.  

Get peace of mind

knowing you have the support from your peak industry body.