The ACTA policy on Members & Visitors:
Member shooters, clubs and states are bound by a common set of rules and procedures as defined within the ACTA Constitution / Statement of Purposes, ACTA Rules, regulations, determinations, resolutions and policies. Sections 9(a) and 9(b) of the ACTA Rules summarize the arrangement:
9. EFFECT OF MEMBERSHIP
All classes of Members acknowledge and agree that:
(a) These Rules constitute a contract between each of them and the Association and that they are bound by the Rules and the Regulations;
(b) They shall comply with and observe these Rules and the Regulations and any determination, resolution or policy which may be made or passed by the Executive Committee or any duly authorised committee or other entity with delegated authority
38. REGISTERED SHOOTERS
38.1 Registration with the Association
The Association shall keep a register of shooters and no person may enter or compete at an Association competition, event, or at any competition or event conducted by a Member State or Member Club appointed for that purpose, unless such person is registered with the Association as a registered shooter and is not in arrear with his or her registration fees.
Any person shooting at a ACTA affiliated Club or Ground must be either a current member of the ACTA or a genuine visitor.
A genuine visitor may shoot at an ACTA member club however they must sign the visitor book and may only shoot at three visits to the club prior to being required to join. Membership of an ACTA member club must also include membership of the relevant State Association and the ACTA. ACTA offer several classes of membership (see website).
Visits referred to above include practice, target only competition and competition.
Reciprocal rights exist between ACTA and SSAA and Field and Game Australia but only for the purpose of the National 5 Stand Championships.
The ACTA has authorised members of SSAA, Field and Game Federation of Australia, and Field and Game Australia to shoot competition at all levels on ACTA grounds however this is not reciprocal. This is for 5 Stand only.
There exists no reciprocal right at any other level.