The Australian Chamber has a network of over 145 business associations made up of peak state and territory chambers of commerce, national industry associations from all sectors, and the Business Leaders Council.
Business SA represents the commercial, industrial and professional community in South Australia and promotes industry, trade, commerce and economic development in the state.
Canberra Business Chamber is the Canberra Region’s leading business organisation. Representing Canberra Region businesses through direct membership and affiliated industry and association groups, we are the organisation that connects business.
CCIWA is an independent, not-for-profit organisation that has been the voice of business for more than 125 years. With more than 9000 members from across all regions and industries, their mission is to make it easier to do business in this state and ensure that WA is a place where businesses of all shapes and sizes can succeed.
Established in 1957 the Chamber of Commerce NT is the largest employer association in the Northern Territory. An independent, not-for-profit and non-government body – our membership and offices span the Territory.
NSW Business Chamber is a member-based business improvement organisation with more than 100 years’ experience in advice, networking, support and advocacy.
The Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry represents the commercial, industrial and professional community in Tasmania and promotes industry, trade, commerce and economic development in the state.
The Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry is the peak body for employers in Victoria, informing and servicing more than 15,000 members, customers and clients around the State.
Accord is the national industry association representing manufacturers and suppliers of hygiene, cosmetic and specialty products, their raw material suppliers and service providers.
APRA AMCOS is a music rights organisation representing over 100,000 members who are songwriters, composers and music publishers. APRA AMCOS advocate on behalf of music creators’ rights and the Australasian music industry locally, nationally and internationally.
The AIS is the peak body representing the independent schooling sector in NSW. It provides a wide range of services to member schools and administers and manages a range of government funded programs for all NSW independent schools.
The Australia Arab Chamber of Commerce & Industry is the only national association for two-way trade and investment between Australia and the Arab League countries.
The Australian Beverages Council is the peak body representing the collective interests of the non-alcoholic refreshment beverages industry.
ACFA is the first choice association for furnishing, cabinetmaking and joinery industries. Run by industry, for industry members including kitchen manufacturers, cabinetmakers, joiners and window furnishers, flooring specialists, lounge and bedding manufacturers, picture framers, suppliers, furniture polishers and upholsterers.
As the peak body representing chiropractors, the Australian Chiropractors Association has been supporting chiropractors and enhancing health for over 25 years.
The Australian Dental Association is an organisation of dentists which has as its aim the encouragement of the health of the public and the promotion of the art and science of dentistry.
The Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) is the peak business organisation representing the manufacturers and suppliers of quality dental products.
The Australian Federation of Employers & Industries is the independent peak employers group representing and advising employers and influencing employer policy.
The Australian Federation of Travel Agents Limited (AFTA) is the peak body for Australia’s travel agents, with its office located on Market Street, Sydney and represents the majority of travel agents in Australia. Founded in 1957, AFTA’s aim has been to stimulate, encourage and promote travel, and to uphold the interests of travel agents who form a vital part of Australia’s highly specialised travel and tourism industry.
The Australian Finance Industry Association (AFIA) is the leading industry advocate for Australia’s finance sector. AFIA represents more than 100 providers of a consumer, commercial or wholesale finance that operate across Australia. Our members provide the finance that Australian families, business and large corporate entities need to operate and grow. Formerly known as the Australian Finance Conference, AFIA supports the businesses and brands that enable Australians to achieve success by Financing Australia’s Future.
The Australian Gift & Homewares Association (AGHA) is the leading industry body representing the gift and homewares industry in Australia since 1977.
Australian Hotels Association is a national body which protects and develops the interests of Australia’s hotel industry by representing hotels on matters such as taxation, excise duty, industrial relations and tourism.
The Australian Institute of Credit Management is Australia’s leading professional member body for commercial and consumer credit management professionals across all industries and sectors.
Australian Made Campaign Limited is a not-for-profit public company established in 1999 by the Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry and the network of state and territory chambers of commerce, with the cooperation of the Federal Government.
The Australian Meat Processor Corporation (AMPC) is the Rural Research and Development Corporation that supports the red meat processing industry in Australia.
Australian Resources and Energy Group AMMA, is the national representative for Australia’s resources, energy and supply industry employers. A unified voice driving effective workforce outcomes. Since 1918, AMMA has worked to ensure Australia’s resources and energy industry is an attractive place to invest, employ and contribute to the nation’s economic prosperity
The Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) is a national industry association proactively representing the interests of its members, ranging from small boutique labels to large companies with international affiliates.
AMTA is the peak industry body representing Australia’s mobile telecommunications industry. AMTA members include mobile Carriage Service Providers (CSPs), handset manufacturers, retail outlets, network equipment suppliers and other suppliers to the industry.
Australian Regional Tourism (ART) is the peak national body representing regional tourism practitioners. ART acts as a hub for collaboration, cooperation, ideas generation, knowledge sharing, networking and so much more.
The Australian Restructuring Insolvency and Turnaround Association represents professionals who specialise in the fields of restructuring, insolvency and turnaround.
The Australian Retailers Association represents all retailers which formulates policy on national issues of importance to all sectors of the retail industry.
The Australian Roofing Tile Association is the roof tile industry’s peak organisation, representing the concerns and interests of members across the country, with a particular focus on training apprenticeships, and occupational health and safety issues.
The Australian Steel Institute is the nation’s peak body representing the entire steel supply chain from the mills right through to end users in building/construction, heavy engineering and manufacturing.
The Australian Tourism Export Council (ATEC) is the peak industry body representing Australia’s $40 billion tourism export sector. ATEC represents more than 1000 members across Australia.
The Australian Trucking Association (ATA) is the peak body that represents trucking operators. Members include major logistics companies, transport industry associations and businesses with leading expertise in truck technology.
ATIC is a pro-active, not-for-profit organisation of major tyre related concerns in Australia, a significant source of statistical, volume and factual information about tyres and a major player in the search for an effective solution to the problem of end-of-life tyres.
The mission of ATIC is to build and enhance the credibility, professionalism and public perception of the Australian Tyre Industry.
Their aim is to be recognised as a united Industry whose culture is pro-active and innovative in dealing with the technical, commercial and environmental challenges of the Third Millennium
The Boating Industry Association – the BIA – is the voice of the recreational and light commercial marine industry, promoting safe, recreational boating as a positive and rewarding lifestyle for Australians. The Boating Industry Association (BIA) provides a forum to discuss industry needs, problems and solutions and serves as the representative of the industry to Federal, State and Local Government departments and agencies, as well as other industry bodies, corporate interests, allied organisations, media and the general public.
The Bus Industry Confederation represents the interests of the bus industry in Australia. This encompasses bus operators, suppliers and associated businesses.
The Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals is the national peak body representing the co-operative and mutual models of enterprise. It is the only organisation uniting the entire and diverse range of member owned businesses.
Caravan Industry Association of Australia is the peak national body for the Australian caravan and camping industry representing over 4000 industry businesses ranging from caravan parks, manufacturers and retailers of industry products, suppliers of goods and services, and service providers.
The Concrete Masonry Association of Australia (CMAA) is the peak body that represents the concrete masonry manufacturers of Australia. This includes bricks, blocks, pavers and retaining walls.
Consult Australia is the industry association for consulting companies in the built environment sector, including engineers, architects, project managers, planners, environmental scientists and quantity surveyors, among others.
Consulting Surveyors National represents Consulting Surveyors on a national level and is committed to the needs of these member organisations.
We exist to promote and develop the Australian consumer healthcare products industry and to help members thrive. Our members are manufacturers and distributors of consumer healthcare products, which includes non-prescription medicines. CHP Australia also represents businesses that support the industry. This includes advertising agencies and PR firms as well as legal, statistical and regulatory consultancy companies and individuals.
CPA Australia is one of the world’s largest accounting bodies with a global membership of more than 163,750 members working in 125 countries and regions around the world.
Cruise Lines International Association is the world’s largest cruise association and is dedicated to the promotion and growth of the cruise industry.
Customer Owned Banking Association is the industry advocate for Australia’s customer owned banking sector, comprising credit unions, building societies and mutual banks.
The Direct Selling Association of Australia is the national trade association and advocate for direct selling in Australian retail.
The Exhibition & Event Association of Australasia is the peak association for the exhibition and event industry representing organisers, venues and suppliers.
Fitness Australia is the peak health and fitness industry association providing a range of support services and solutions to over 30,000 Registered Personal Trainers, Registered Fitness Instructors, fitness businesses and suppliers Australia-wide.
The Gaming Technologies Association is the peak representative body for Australian gaming machine technology suppliers. They strive to enhance the sustainable success of our members and the nationals gaming industry through policy leadership and industry advocacy.
With a membership of over 7,500 company secretaries, governance leaders and risk managers from some of Australia’s largest organisations, Governance Institute of Australia is the only fully independent professional association with a sole focus on governance excellence.
HIA represents the building, renovating and land development industries, particularly residential house and land development and refurbishment, commercial building, manufacture and supply of building products, financing of property development.
Independent Higher Education Australia (IHEA) (formally COPHE) represents high quality independent higher education providers, advocating for a diverse education economy and equitable higher education access for all students.
ITECA is a peak body representing the private education and training sector in Australia providing a strong voice to promote the choice and diversity that the private sector offers and influence the legislation, regulations, compliance requirements and policies which affect the business environment in which they operate.
The Institute of Civil Infrastructure (ICI) will support a strong and sustainable civil infrastructure industry and the careers and futures of its people by improving management standards and continual professional learning of managers in the industry.
The International Education Association of Australia (IEAA) strives to empower professionals, engage institutions and enhance Australia’s reputation as a provider of world-class education.They advocate for the transformative power of international education and its positive impact on local, national and global societies.They serve the needs and interests of professional staff and academics who work in international education. Through networking and professional development events – including workshops, seminars and symposia – they empower individuals and encourage best practice among education institutions.
IEAA works in close collaboration with industry stakeholders, affiliated peak bodies and all levels of government. We also have an active research program and public policy agenda. Together with IDP Education, IEAA presents the annual Australian International Education Conference (AIEC), the largest conference of its kind in the Asia-Pacific region.
IEAA has a growing membership of almost 3,000 individual members from almost 250 institutions and organisations around Australia and internationally.
Their membership base comprises individuals from all sectors of the international education industry – including higher education, TAFE, vocational education, schools and English language colleges. Members also include individuals from government and business.
The Large Format Retail Association aims to have a positive impact on the development of large format retail shopping precincts throughout Australia.
Master Builders Australia is the federation representing businesses within the building and construction industry and promoting and protecting their interests.
Master Plumbers and Mechanical Services Association of Australia is a nationally registered employer body representing all aspects of the plumbing and mechanical services industry.
The Medical Technology Association of Australia (MTAA) is the national association representing companies in the medical technology industry.
Medicines Australia drives the creation and development of an environment for the continued sustainable growth of the innovative research based prescription medicines industry.
NALSPA help Australians benefit from the availability of salary sacrifice arrangements, vehicle salary packaging & tool-of-trade motor vehicle management. NALSPA represents the combined interests of Australia’s major vehicle fleet leasing and salary packaging providers. The Association was formed in 2014 to provide a dedicated and considered focus on key policy matters relevant to its members and to,
importantly, those many thousands of organisations and employees who rely on the products and services provided by the sector.
The National Electrical and Communications Association represents the interests of contractors as businesses, employers and technicians in the electrical, electronic and communications installations industry.
The NSW Hire Car Association is a group of small to medium-sized companies along with individual drivers, who have come together and united to form the NSW HCA in order to get a voice in the transport industry.
The Outdoor Media Association (OMA) is the peak national industry body that represents most of Australia’s traditional and digital outdoor media display companies and production facilities, as well as some media display asset owners.
The Print & Visual Communications Association is the leadership and support organisation for all businesses in the print, packaging, graphic design and media technology industry in Australia.
The Recruitment, Consulting & Staffing Association is the leading industry and professional body for the recruitment and the human resources services sector in Australia and New Zealand.
Restaurant & Catering Australia (R&CA) is the national association that leads and represents the interests of the 35,000 restaurants and catering businesses across Australia.
Screen Producers Australia is a national organisation that unites the screen industry to campaign for a healthy commercial environment. Screen Producers Australia supports the interests of businesses, large and small, in their production of feature films, television programs, interactive content and games across all genres and formats.
The Pharmacy Guild of Australia is the national peak body representing community pharmacy. It seeks to serve the interests of its members and to support community pharmacy in its role delivering quality health outcomes for all Australians.
Tourism Training Australia was established in 1982 to develop a flexible and effective training system for the tourism and hospitality industry.
VACC represents the interests of over 5000 automotive businesses in Victoria, and is the premier association for employers and business people in the motor industry in Victoria.
A2B is an Australian ASX listed Company with a leading position in personal transport. A2B’s dispatch technology is deployed globally and our expertise in payments is embraced by retailers and the Taxi industry throughout Australia. A2B is home to brands including 13cabs, Cabcharge, EFT Solutions, and Mobile Technologies International.
“We’re a company that takes on the toughest health challenges. But we do more than treat diseases—we aim to make a remarkable impact on people’s lives. We are AbbVie, a highly focused research-driven biopharmaceutical company.”
As a new biopharmaceutical company, AbbVie combines the expertise of a recognised pharmaceutical company with the focus and innovative spirit of a biotech. Through a targeted, patient-centric approach to research and development, AbbVie accelerates new scientific discoveries to address some of the most complex diseases in the world, while our services and partnerships help us create greater access and outcomes for the health of all Australians.
We focus on discovering, developing, and delivering medicines in therapeutic areas where we have proven expertise and where we can have an impact. These areas include: Immunology, Oncology, Virology and Neuroscience.
Academies Australasia is a leading education provider offering English language, Senior High School, Singapore Government School Preparatory Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Bachelor and Master degree courses.
Allianz Australia protects the things you love, providing insurance to more than 3 million local people and businesses. We provide workers compensation services to around 25 per cent of Australian employees and insure over 50% of top 200 BRW-listed companies. Proud winner of the Large General Insurance Company of the Year 2018 (Australia/New Zealand) and Workplace Gender Equality Award 2018.
The Angus Knight Group develops individuals, communities and organisations through their group of companies which provide employment, training and workforce solutions.
Archerfield Capital Partners work closely with clients to achieve their strategic real estate objectives by providing integrated advice across all facets of infrastructure, property, construction, planning, corporate advisory, finance and funds management.
atWork Australia’s mission is to optimise work and life participation for people with injury, illness, disability and disadvantage, placing thousands of Australians into meaningful employment since 2003. atWork Australia currently delivers jobactive, Disability Employment Services, ParentsNext and VTEC (Vocational Training and Employment Centre) on behalf of the Australian Government.
Bank of China has dedicated itself to promoting the Australia-China trade and economic relationship. Building on decades of local market financial experience and expertise, Bank of China has built a fast and highly efficient global service network supplying a diversified range of financial products.
The Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Group is Australia’s fifth largest retail bank, with more than 7,200 staff helping our 1.6 million customers to achieve their financial goals.
BRI Ferrier is a unique affiliation of expert business recovery, insolvency, forensic accounting and advisory firms providing practical, innovative services that help financially distressed businesses to recover or at least minimise the negative impacts of insolvency.
We are a wholly owned subsidiary of British American Tobacco with approximately 550 full-time employees in Australia and over 1,100 across the Australasian Area. We are a part of many local communities – both large and small – around the world, and in many countries, we are the top employer and the company of choice for people employed at every stage of our supply chain.
An Australian based Talent Acquisition and Advisory firm with offices across the country and a network around the world, Brown & Chase are committed to working closely with clients to help them attract, engage, develop and manage their largest and most important resource – their people.
Certica® takes the uncertainty out of contracting, making it simple and compliant for contractors and the businesses that engage their services and is considered the industry leader in contractor compliance and management.
Chubb is the world’s largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company. It has been present in Australia for more than 100 years. Chubb Insurance Australia Limited provides specialised and customised coverages to a broad client base, including Marine, Property, Liability, Energy, Professional Indemnity, Directors & Officers Liability, Financial Lines, Utilities, as well as Accident & Health insurance.
The Citrus Group is in the recruitment industry, with a special focus on contact centres and are well versed in the latest trends, technologies and operation of contact centre environments, are leaders in best practice for their recruitment and training needs.
CommBank is Australia’s leading bank with financial services including retail, premium, business and institutional banking, funds management, superannuation, insurance, investment and share-broking products and services.
Launched in the 1980s, eftpos introduced a fast, simple and secure payment system which was rapidly embraced by both shoppers and merchants. eftpos revolutionised the way we pay for goods and services, and as a result changed the retail landscape forever.
Employers Mutual Management Pty Ltd was founded in 1979. The Company’s line of business includes providing insurance agent and broker services for a range of insurance types.
Gallagher are a full-service insurance broker and risk management advisor working together with businesses of all shapes and sizes, including some of Australia’s most iconic brands.
Gow-Gates is one of Australia’s leading insurance brokers and financial service providers.
Gow-Gates Insurance Brokers provides specialist services in an array of industry sectors to meet the requirements of businesses of all sizes, ranging from start-ups to ASX listed companies.
They understand that every business, asset and personal circumstance is unique. Whether their specialised team of brokers is assessing and managing business risk, providing professional insurance advice, or managing a claim from start to finish, the business can be confident they are always acting as an advocate on their behalf.
Their team of industry professionals has the knowledge and insurer relationships to consistently deliver tailored coverage and risk management solutions.
They ensure that business insurance policies are streamlined to give them the most effective coverage and protection, including:
At HCF our purpose is to champion our members’ health. From humble beginnings in 1932, to our long standing position as Australia’s largest not-for-profit health fund, we provide genuine value to our 1.5 million members through health and life insurance, community care, travel and pet insurance.
We are Imperial Brands PLC, a dynamic fast moving consumer goods company borne out of a strong tobacco heritage. We have continually evolved to embrace changing market dynamics and develop new consumer experiences. Our 30,000-plus employees are united by our purpose: to create something better for the world’s smokers. Our exciting work on innovation is transforming our portfolio of high quality next generation and tobacco products.
Ive Group create, design, produce and manage tailored communications solutions across all channels, enabling customers to connect with their customers efficiently and effectively in an ever-changing and diverse communications landscape.
Kingsway Australia is a distinguished business consulting organisation with expertise and prowess in the fundamental fields of telecommunications, property sales, tourism, immigration and financial services.
Moneytech innovative financial solutions for small and medium enterprises, with advanced products fulfilling the cash-flow needs of businesses operating at every link in the supply chain.
NBN Co was established in 2009 to design, build and operate Australia’s wholesale broadband access network. Underpinned by a purpose to connect Australia and bridge the digital divide, nbn’s key objective is to ensure all Australians have access to fast broadband as soon as possible, at affordable prices, and at least cost.
Netlinkz is the creator of the Virtual Invisible Network, a globally patented, award winning network technology that allows organisations to quickly connect sites, devices and staff over the internet through a unique network solution that is generally invisible.
Ozland Security Services is one of Australia’s leading security companies, with its headquarters residing in the Gold Cost.
They provide Guards, Patrols, Responses, Alarms, CCTV, Event Security, Concierge, Traffic Control, Shopping Centre Security.
Paintback® is taking unwanted paint and packaging’s colourful past to a brighter future of responsible disposal and innovative reuse. Paintback®, established in 2016, is a world-first, industry-led initiative designed to divert unwanted paint and packaging from ending up in landfill and vital waterways.
Pfizer are innovating to bring therapies to patients that allow them to live better and longer lives and vaccines to prevent them from becoming sick in the first place.
Philip Morris International is a leading international tobacco company, with a diverse workforce of around 77,000 people who hail from every corner of the globe. We are committed to being a great employer. We strive to be environmentally and socially responsible. We are dedicated to fighting the illegal cigarette trade. We proudly support the communities where we source tobacco and where our employees live and work.
PremierNational is a specialist consultancy for government relations and corporate advisory right across Australia, offering services for any level of government, jurisdiction or side of politics.
PremierNational is founded in 2011 to service multi-national and blue chip Australian companies looking to connect with the NSW Government, PremierState grew to become the state’s leading government relations firm, representing a diverse range of clients across all industry sectors.
Primary Communication hears what you need, and listens to your stakeholders. We are here to help your organisation to reach out, to represent your ideas and to open up the best communication channels.
With more than 700 members nation-wide, Procurement Australia is one of the largest procurement solutions companies in Australia – and the only one dedicated to helping you buy better and easier.
Red Energy are all about providing you and your community with something better. Unusual for an energy provider, we know. But we’re not your normal energy company. We’re completely owned by Snowy Hydro for starters, so we’re 100% Australian.
ResMed, a world-leading connected health company with more than 4 million cloud-connected devices for daily remote patient monitoring, changes lives with every breath, helps to treat and manage sleep apnea, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and other respiratory conditions.
With the success of its electronics business, Samsung has been recognised globally as an industry leader in technology and now ranked as a top 10 global brand.
Sanofi offer health products and services that; improve health with prescription and over-the-counter medicines, maintain healthy body and mind with vitamins, minerals and supplements, prevent illness and the spread of disease with vaccines, manage rare diseases and physical conditions.
SPAR Australia is one of the fastest growing retail groups in Australia with store numbers growth rising from 25 stores in 2006 to 75 stores in 2008 and over 140 stores under the SPAR Australia brand in 2015.
The Star Entertainment Group (formerly known as Echo Entertainment Group) is an ASX 100 listed company that owns and operates The Star Sydney, The Star Gold Coast and Treasury Brisbane.
Stratium Global is a specialist consulting group offering our clients a unique opportunity to access high-level intelligence and strategic advice from some of the world’s foremost experts. Their team of highly respected, accomplished, law-enforcement specialists have unparalleled experience in devising best practice risk frameworks for the public and private sector and crafting operating procedures to ensure preparedness to handle critical incidents 24/7.
Suncorp Group Limited is an Australian finance, insurance, and banking corporation based in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It is one of Australia’s mid-size banks (by combined lending and deposits) and its largest general insurance group, formed on 1 December 1996 by the merger of Suncorp, Metway Bank and the Queensland Industry Development Corporation (QIDC).
SFC was born as Schofields Flying Club Ltd, and has grown to be the largest flying club in NSW. The club has had a proud history of flying operations over 50 years, with training as one its core propositions.
Telstra Corporation Ltd. is an Australian telecommunications and media company which builds and operates telecommunications networks and markets voice, mobile, internet access, pay television and other entertainment products and services.
Thales in Australia is part of a leading international electronics and systems group serving the defence, aerospace and space, security, and transport markets in Australia and throughout the world.
Notre Dame is a private Catholic University, extending from the West Coast of Australia in the beautiful and historic City of Fremantle, to the North-West town of Broome and across the continent to the heart of Sydney.
As the world’s leading live entertainment ticketing and marketing company, Ticketmaster connects the world to live entertainment.
Ticketmaster operates in 20 global markets, providing ticket sales, ticket resale services, marketing and distribution through www.ticketmaster.com, one of the largest e-commerce sites on the Internet
Ticketmaster Australia provides exclusive ticketing services for venues and events across the country.
Tyre Stewardship Australia has been formed to implement the national Tyre Product Stewardship Scheme to promote the development of viable markets for end-of-life tyres. This will have the multiple benefits of transforming a waste product into a useful commodity, creating new industries and employment opportunities while also reducing the environmental harm caused by the illegal dumping of old tyres.
VERTO is an award-winning, not-for-profit organisation delivering a range of apprenticeship, community support, employment and training services to assist individuals and employers. We can be found in 39 locations across the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales and Victoria.