Membership with R&CA ensures businesses remain informed of industry trends and developments, changes in regulation, and offers exclusive deals with suppliers to reduce costs in your business. A membership subscription provides you with a cost effective way to support the core functions of your business. Below is a full list and explanation of benefits & saving available to restaurant, café and caterers.
Why join hospitality's peak body?
FREE IMMIGRATION CONSULTATION
As a special to the members of R&CA, Australia Migrate offer a free consultation for all inquiries no matter how big or small and will spend whatever time it takes for you to understand your best options and strategies for sponsoring overseas staff.
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COMMONWEALTH BANK BUSINESS SUPPORT
Business support every step of the way.
Whether you’re starting, running or growing your business, Commonwealth Bank, a proud partner of R&CA could help you do business your way. R&CA members could benefit from our direct relationship service and a comprehensive range of business solutions tailored to help you achieve your business goals.
To find out how Commonwealth Bank could help you drive your business forward, contact R&CA on 1300 722 878 or email email@example.com they'll put you in contact with a Commonwealth Bank Relationship Manager.
BUILDING CONFIDENCE TOGETHER
Gallagher is a proud and active Platinum partner of Restaurant and Catering Australia. We can cater for all your business insurance needs including property, liability, professional indemnity, motor, cyber, director and employment risks.
As your trusted insurance broker and consultant, our purpose is to help you move forward with confidence.
- By managing your risk
- By helping you foster a healthy, thriving workforce
- By bringing together global reach and local expertise
- To help your business and your community through every challenge you face
For a free consultation about your insurance and risk management program, please call us on 1800 271 193 or visit our website
R&CA IR ADVICE LINE | $2,400
Our Member advice line is standing by to assist you with your industrial relations enquiries.
Call 1300 722 878 NOW!
R&CA Gold Licence | $410 SAVING
Members will be able to obtain a significant discount when obtaining the R&CA Gold Licence accreditation.
R&CA Legal Resources | $3,000
R&CA is here to support members with their legal issues and provide insightful assistance via its online resources hub, which contains templates, guides and other valuable resources.
R&CA TRAINING Resources | $2,000 IN SAVINGS
R&CA offers a suite of training resources to its members which could represent a potential saving in excess of $2,000.
Clear to Work Police Checks - R&CA Member Discount Code
Restaurant & Catering Industry Association, in proud partnership with Clear to Work Police Checking service is excited to provide members with background checks for all your employees, at a discounted rate.
Clear to Work | Hospitality Training
Members will receive significantly discounted pricing for ALL courses.
Upskilled and adequately trained employees are fundamental to good governance of risk and to the success of every workplace. Our online courses are designed to be self-paced and cover a wide range of personal and professional development topics for R&CA Members.
Safe Food Pro Partners | Digital Food Safety and Compliance
Safe Food Pro Partners is Australia’s leading digital food safety compliance platform. Customised to suit your business, we get rid of all the paperwork and automate all critical temperature checks. Members will enjoy special pricing on both software and hardware components.
Restaurant & Catering Industry Association, in proud partnership with Safe Food Pro Partners is excited to provide members special pricing to “go digital” with their food safety compliance.
MALT SHOVEL CREDIT | $200 VALUE IN STOCK
R&CA members GET $200 CREDIT when you place your first order. NO MINIMUM SPEND! Even if you order 1 x case of Malt Shovel (APPROX $50) you will qualify for the $200 Credit. Talk to us to find out more.
HOSPITALITY TRADE SHOW | $150 VALUE
Australia's largest trade exhibition for the foodservice and hospitality industry. R&CA members receive FREE ENTRY to attend the show and experience the diverse and educational seminars. Talk to us to find out more.
HOSPITALITY TRADE SHOW | $150 VALUE
Food Service Australia is an annual Trade-Only event held in May each year. R&CA members receive a FREE ENTRY plus significantly reduced rates for the annual National Restaurant Conference. Talk to us to find out more.
AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE | UP TO $705 IN SAVINGS
Members will have access to discounts for nominations and tickets for the Awards for Excellence.
Maximise your earnings with Menulog’s exclusive offer for members
Australia's home-grown delivery platform Menulog is offering new and current restaurant partners an 8% commission rate on pick-up orders. That's almost a 50% discount only for R&CA members! This amazing deal also includes no sign up or equipment fees, your own personalised account management, free dish imagery, free opt-in for Menulog exclusive Stampcards loyalty program and lots more. If you’re looking to drive loyalty and repeat orders, just get in contact with Menulog today via this simple registration form or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you a R&CA members who love to discover the best things to do?
Then we encourage you to sign up as Entertainment Merchant Partner and enjoy exclusive access to thousands of unbeatable discounts and things to do in Australia and New Zealand with 2 x free Multi City Membership to the Entertainment App.
Unlock over $20,000 of potential savings on the best restaurant, travel and shopping deals, whilst benefiting from increased exposure for your business.
Free Introductory Pest Control Service
We’re so confident in the quality of our services and customer experience, we invite all Sydney-based RCA members to try us out for FREE, with a complimentary no-obligation Commercial Pest Control Service at your venue. Please call 02 7228 7022 and mention RCA to redeem this offer. Sydney venues only.
Hire fast, hire right with viddi
As an R&CA member, you can take advantage of a special introductory offer. Sign up today to receive 25% off your first three months of viddi*.
Plus, with no lock-in period you can enjoy all viddi has to offer and cancel at any time.
6 months free* – plus 5% off your Doshii subscription.
Connect your venue with Doshii and get 6 months free when you connect your first app*.
*Offer available to new venues who sign up to Doshii and submit their first app connection request 3 May 2023 and 30 June 2023. Free trial is for Main Course plan, with no subscription or order fees during trial period. Change plans or cancel at any time. Doshii may vary or end this offer at any time. For more information visit doshii.com.
LPC DIY SUBSCRIPTION | $0 FOR R&CA MEMBERS
Your DIY plan (worth $480 excl. GST) provides leasing negotiation expertise via guides, videos, checklists, templates, educational webinars, market update webinars and a service desk.
Experience the power of OpenTable. Get more than $1,000 of value in your first 6 months*
Receive a subscription and covers at no cost through the OpenTable diner network for the first month, plus get an upgrade to our premium “Pro” plan for your first 6 months.
TRADE LENDING SPECIAL | UP TO $2,720 IN SAVINGS
Applies to purchases made with the R&CA:
o If customer elects to roll that purchase onto an instalment plan,
*Finstro will cover the first three months interest on that purchase.
EAT NOW PAY LATER | First month FREE
1 month zero transaction fees
o FREE SET UP & ONBOARDING
* Normal fees starting @ 3% per transaction
*Enjoy an average increase of 50% in Transaction Value for dine in customers
R&CA Benchmarking Report | $500
As the peak industry body representing over 47,000 hospitality businesses, the Restaurant & Catering Association is proud to deliver the latest industry insights via its Annual Benchmarking Report.
HOSPITALITY SPECIFIC & COMPLIANCE TRAINING | UP TO $3,000 SAVINGS
With over 30 Years of experience in the training industry, AFS Group provides over 100 different courses from First Aid to Fire Safety, from Manual Handling to Customer Service. AFS are the preferred training partner for R&CA and we will go above and beyond for their members to keep them compliant.
MAXIMISE THE 'WIN BACK' and save OVER $398
Exclusive to R&C members new to Now Book It -
Receive 2 months free of charge with a complimentary tutorial on how to maximise the “WinBack” email post dining to increase return covers, reviews and gift card sales.
Plus optional inclusion to Gift a restaurant
RECEIVE A FREE iPAD | UP TO $799 in Savings
Sign up for SevenRooms and we'll give you an iPad to set you up for success! Connect with us here to find out more or sign up.
Printed Menus & Access Free Training | $600 IN SAVINGS
List 3 Cocktails on your menu and receive 20 Printed Cocktail Menus and Gain Access to Campari Academy for Cocktail Training.
ONLINE FOOD DELIVERY | Up to $400 IN SAVINGS
Matching your ad spend: If an R&CA member runs an ad promotion between 01-31 August, Uber Eats will match their spend. Once they've signed they will get a confirmation email from us. The credits will be sent in the first week of September.
Waiving of Activation Fees: Any existing R&CA members that join Uber Eats will receive awaived activation fee between now 31st December 2021.
The benefit form Any existing members can use this form to apply for the credits and to sign up to Uber Eats.