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  • Welcome to the new IPEd!

    2 July 2016

    On 1 July 2016, the transition from state society to direct, individual membership of the Institute of Professional Editors (IPEd) took effect. A new branch of IPEd in WA—Editors WA—was constituted at the same time. Editors who were members of the Society … Read more

  • IPEd from 1 July 2016 – what can you expect?

    25 June 2016

    This page contains important information about changes to the Society of Editors (WA) Inc. For other news, events and options, please click this button From 1 July 2016, the members of state-based societies of editors that supported the IPEd transition will become … Read more

  • Memberships on the move

    18 June 2016

    While we are always glad to receive new members, at present the Society of Editors (WA) is in the process of transitioning to direct membership of the Australian national body, the Institute of Professional Editors ( This means that, in … Read more

  • Renewal of accreditation for 2011 AEs

    22 May 2016

    A reminder for WA editors accredited in 2011: it’s time to renew your accreditation! Accreditation is valid for five years. After this, you must renew your accreditation to continue to be recognised as an accredited editor (AE). You don’t have … Read more