APNSW is a membership-based organisation. Membership is open to sex worker-led organisations and networks, and to civil society organisations that provide rights-based services to sex workers in the Asia Pacific region and who endorse APNSW’S vision, mission, goals and core values.

APNSW currently has 34 members in 22 countries.

APNSW membership is open to sex worker-led organisations and networks, and civil society organisations that provide rights-based services to sex workers in the Asia Pacific region and who endorse the APNSW vision, mission, goals and core values.

APNSW is not a donor or funding body and does not issue grants. Sex worker led organisations seeking funding may wish to review the Smart Sex Workers Guide to Sustainable Funding for ideas on fund-raising, or look at the website of the Red Umbrella Fund.

Benefits of membership include: participation in APNSW events, campaigns and information sharing; having a profile on APNSW’s website; participation in election of APNSW Management Committee including standing, proposing and voting for candidates; and being eligible for election to represent APNSW at regional and global platforms.