Subscription and Pricing

Our subscription plans are designed to suit your organisation's needs based on your organisation type, size and technology. Contact
us to discuss the best plan for your organisation and we will provide a customised quote.

STARTER
4,000 /year

For access to research teaching and learning services

Ideal for
  • small organisations
  • don’t have an authentication service  
  • need access to federated services
  • need to connect services
Includes
    • ✓ up to 100 users
    • ✓ identity database
    • ✓ production environment
    • ✓ usage reports
    • ✓ standard support
STANDARD
10,000 /year

For accelerating research

Ideal for
  • medium organisations
  • have an authentication service  
  • need access to federated services
  • need to connect services
Includes
  • ✓ hosted service
  • ✓ maintenance  & security patches
  • ✓ high availability
  • ✓ automated updates
  • ✓ eduGAIN enabled
  • ✓ fast deployment
  • ✓ connect to your IdP
ENTERPRISE
12,840 /year

+ $5.58 per user FTE

+ Additional charge for Optional Hosting

For large scale teaching, learning and research

Ideal for
  • large organisations
  • have an authentication service
  • have a Shibboleth server
  • need access to federated services
  • need to connect services
  • setting up and managing your own Shibboleth server
  • using AAF hosted service ‘Rapid IdP’
Includes
  • ✓ managed service
  • ✓ maintenance  & security patches
  • ✓ high availability
  • ✓ automated updates
  • ✓ eduGAIN enabled
  • ✓ fast deployment
  • ✓ connect to your IdP
  • ✓ test environment
  • ✓ production environment
  • ✓ sponsored users
  • premium support
  • ✓ AAF training
PUBLISHER
1,802 /year

For sharing your service with others

Ideal for
  • sharing services with education and research community
  • do not need access to
    federated services
Includes
  • ✓ one service registration
  • ✓ test & production environments
  • ✓ standard support

More about plans and pricing

Pricing listed on this website are indicative only. All new subscribers are required to pay a one-time joining fee. Contact us to find out more.

We offer discounts for education and research organisations that meet the criteria:

  • Classified as a Higher Education Provider (see: Higher Education Standards Framework)
  • Registered as a Not-For-Profit or Grant Funded Research Organisation
  • Education and research organisations may be eligible for (30%) discount for Rapid Starter.

The discount will be applied at the AAF’s discretion.

View the AAF Rapid IdP Guidelines to see if your organisation is eligible for the Rapid Starter discount.