Member Benefits

Key benefits of being a Member of the Australian Council of Professions (ACoP – also known as ‘Professions Australia’) include:
– Participation in the national Alliance of Professional Associations
– Early and easy access and input to government policy-making
– Joint ‘sector-neutral’ represention of interests to governments
– Joint promotion of the professions and professionalism to the community
– Joint support of Australia’s economic, social and environmental well‐being
– Networking and sharing of information and knowledge

One of our stengths is to bring our member associations together to exchnage ideas, share experiences and work collaboratively to progress shared interests and objectives. This makes ACoP membership influential in informing and shaping the national discourse on matters affecting the Professions: Education and Accreditation, Professionalism and Ethics as well as Diversity and Inclusion. This makes ACoP membership informed, united and influential.

The work and activities of the Australian Council of Professions (ACoP) are independently funded and supported by its Member organisations.

To further explore options of your involvement with ACoP, please contact us on 1300 664 587 or

Member Organisations

Australasian College of Health Informatics (ACHI)
Health/Engineering/Information Professionals
Australasian Veterinary Boards Council (AVBC)
Veteranary Health Professionals
Australian Community Workers Association (ACWA)
Health Professionals
Australian Computer Society (ACS)
Engineering Professionals
Australian Dental Council (ADC)
Health Professionals
Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA)
Information Professionals
Australian Medical Council (AMC)
Health Professionals
Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC)
Health Professionals
Australian Pharmacy Council (APC)
Health Professionals
Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC)
Health Professionals
CPA Australia
Financial Services Professionals
Education Provider *
Engineers Australia (EA)
Engineering Professionals
Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMAA)
Health/Information Professionals
Institute of Management Consultants (IMC)
Management Professionals
Records and Information Management Professionals Australasia
Information Professionals
Speech Pathology Australia
Health Professionals

* These organisations are associate members without voting rights.