Support For Your Salon Vision

Hairdressing business owners often struggle with the complexities of running a successful salon.

That’s where AHC comes in. 

We provide access to a supportive community, industry-specific resources, and expert guidance from a dedicated hairdressing association, so you can feel confident in the decisions you make as a salon owner.

“Great organisation, with great ideas, leaders and likeminded members. It’s always good to have a voice for the industry, with supporting resources and people.”

-Anthony Giorgio,
Acqua Lounge Hair Studio

Expert
Guidance

Direct access to industry people, specialised and knowledgeable, offering invaluable insights, up to date information, and accurate advice to manage the day-to-day responsibilities of business.

Community
Support

Be part of the network of the salon industry professionals, sharing experiences and solutions to the wide variety of challenges business owners face today.

Commitment
to Growth

We are your industry voice to government, advocating for change to benefit sustainable growth through initiatives to support small business.

Business
Resources

Access the comprehensive resources 24/7 including HR documents, management tools, links to state and national government sites, specifically for our industry.

“The AHC has given me confidence that I have support for my business when I need it most, and keeps me connected with our community.”

-Zowie Evans,
Zowie Evans Hairdressing

AHC member categories for salon owners, solo operator salons, associates and industry professionals.

Salon Select Membership

Salon Select Membership

Salon Select known as SS, is for salon owners employing one or more people to be part of their team. Be recognised as an accredited salon, with Red, Silver, and Gold status, and Green for eco-friendly and sustainable practices. Make a statement to your community, and the industry about your commitment to excellence.

Single Owner Select Membership

Single Owner Select Membership

Solo Owner Select, known as SOS is for self-employed stylists with an ABN, operating as a business. Be part of the community of like-minded people where you feel understood, connected to the industry, and kept up to date.

Associate Membership

Associate Membership

Associates are industry professionals supporting the salon industry community, and includes coaches, and product and services suppliers specific to the industry's needs. Establishing this connection allows you to showcase what you offer to our many AHC members, promoting the growth of your business.

Franchisor & Multi Salon Group

Franchisor & Multi Salon Group

The franchisor or multi salon group is the head office representative for their salon locations. This membership provides the head office support team with HR advisory services, and access to HR resources, to inform their individual franchisees and salons on industry specific news, insights and IR reforms. The individual salon franchisees are able to become a Salon Select member to access the full benefits including Silver and Gold accreditation.

RTO Select Membership

RTO Select Membership

Registered Training Organisations, public and private, connect with each other, salon owners, educators and industry leaders, playing a vital role to influence the training standards for the future. Get direct access to industry news, resources and make invaluable connections.

Teacher Membership

Teacher Membership

Teachers form a close connection with the industry's future salon owners. Be up to date with the information that matters, insights to share with students and have your say to influence training needs of the future, while you make connections with industry leaders.

“The support and advice I’ve experienced through the AHC has helped me through the most challenging times in my life as a business owner.”

-Stacey Husband,
The Hair Room at Mawson