Temporary Tournament Member Tour - (Professional) - PGA of Australia

Temporary Tournament Member Tour – (Professional)


Temporary Tournament Member Tour – (Professional)

Temporary Tournament Member Tour (is a PROFESSIONAL membership formally known as Affiliate Membership Tour)

(a) Eligibility
A professional golfer who is not otherwise eligible to be a Full Member (Tournament); is exempt and or a confirmed player into a PGA Tour Order of Merit Tournament; indicates their intention to take up membership on the applicable application online form; and pays the fee as determined by the Board from time to time prior to competing in the first PGA Tour Order of Merit Tournament, from which they wish their earnings to count towards the current PGA Tour Order of Merit.

(b) Playing Rights
Subject to the Conditions of Competition and any other criteria in place for a Tournament, the person:

(i) may enter and compete in PGA Tour Order of Merit Tournaments; and

(ii) is only eligible to enter and compete in Pro-Am Tournaments if they satisfy the

Policy for recognition of Professionals from Overseas.

Temporary Tournament Member Tour has replaced the formally known “Affiliate Member” Tour, entrance fees for Tour tournaments will be levied at the same fee as Full Members, while any prize monies earnt will count and show on the Official PGATA Order of Merit.  

A TTMT will not be required to play in the minimum number of events to count on the Final OOM while TTMT entrants will be entered below Full Member Vocational Members and above Non-Member Professional entries. 

TTMT final position on the Order of Merit will be applied to the next season, i.e. – Top 60 OOM will receive a category for the following season, Top 75 will be entitled to PGA Tournament Membership, Top 100 will be exempted into the next Final Stage of Qualifying School. TTMT members do not hold voting rights are not eligible to take PGA office and have limited membership privileges, for further information talk to the Tour Staff or contact- [email protected]