Website Help for Members



Resetting your membership portal password


Our digital lives are becoming more complicated with an increase of login and passwords for all the different memberships we have. If you have forgotten your username or password to the Soil Science Australia membership portal, the below instructions will assist you to reset your password.


1. Request a password reset email:


On the login page ( you can request a password reset email by selecting the ‘Reset Password’ button and enter your username when prompted. Your username starts with a capital S and is five digits long. If you have a three digit member number, for example 555, add S00 at the beginning. Your username to login to your portal will be S00555. The capital ‘S’ in front of your member number is essential. If you have forgotten your member number, please email Caroline via


2. Request a temporary password

If you have followed the above steps and have not received your password via email within five minutes, an outdated email address may be receiving the automated responses. Please email Caroline via and Caroline can update your email address and resend the password reset link or send a temporary password for your portal, and you can login and change your password internally.

3. Changing your password inside your portal


If you would like to change your password after logging into your portal or have been allocated a temporary password, you can change your password by following the steps below:


  1. Login to your portal
  2. Select ‘Change Password’ on the right of the green menu bar
  3. Enter your current password and your new password
  4. Select ‘Change Password’


If you’re having any issues, please email Caroline via


Soil Science Australia


Soil Science Australia is a not-for-profit organisation that serves as the peak body for soil scientists across Australia, and seeks to advance soil science in the professional, academic and technical fields.  It is a member of the International Union of Soil Sciences



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J.A. Prescott Medal of Soil Science

J.K. Taylor, OBE, Gold Medal in Soil Science

Australian Society of Soil Science Inc Publication Medal

C.G. Stephens PhD Award in Soil Science

L.J.H Teakle Award


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