Industry Information


Arts and Culture

Australian Copyright Council - an independent, non-profit organisation representing the peak bodies for professional artists and content creators working in Australia’s creative industries and Australia’s major copyright collecting societies.

Construction & Mining

Artibus Innovation - a Skills Service Organisation established by the Commonwealth Government supporting the property services industry. 

Australian Industry Standards – a government-funded not-for-profit organisation that develops skills standards across a range of Australian industries.

Master Electricians Australia – the leading voice of the electrical industry in Australia.

Skills for Australia – a Skills Service Organisation established by the Commonwealth Government to support Industry Reference Committees in their work to develop modern and relevant training packages.

Defence Industries

Australian Industry Standards – a government-funded not-for-profit organisation that develops skills standards across a range of Australian industries.

Government, Safety and Environment

Australian Council of State and Territory Emergency Service - comprises of the heads of the eight State and Territory Emergency Services who meet several times each year to discuss and act on initiatives that will benefit all SES volunteers.

Australasian Fire and Emergency Services Authorities Council – is the peak body responsible for representing fire, emergency services and land management agencies in the Australasian region.

Australian Local Government Association – the national voice of local government, representing 560 councils across the country. In structure, ALGA is a federation of state and territory local government associations.

SkillsIQ -  an independent Skills Service Organisation supporting a range of Industry Reference Committees to undertake training product development that ensures skills meet future industry needs.

Health and Community Services

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare - Australia’s leading health and welfare statistics agency.

Manufacturing and Engineering

The Australian Industry Group - is Australia's peak industry association, acting on behalf of business as the national employers' organisation.

Retail, Hair and Beauty Services

Pharmacy Guild of Australia - is a national employers’ organisation representing and promoting the value of the role of community pharmacy in the Australian health care system.

Science and Technology

IBSA Manufacturing – a government-funded, independent professional body that works with employers in their allocated industry to develop training packages that meet the current skill needs of their workers.

Sports and Recreation

Outdoor Council of Australia – the national industry body representing Thoroughbred racing in Australia.

Tourism and Hospitality

Accommodation Association of Australia – a national body who provides a unified voice for the tourism accommodation sector.


Australasian Convenience and Petroleum Marketers Association -  the peak national body representing the interests of the downstream petroleum industry.

Australasian Railways Association - peak body for rail in Australia, representing all sectors of the rail industry.

Australian Airports Association – the national voice for Australian airports and represents the interests of over 260 airports and aerodromes across Australia.

Australian Association for Unmanned Systems - Australia’s largest industry advocacy group for unmanned systems representing unmanned systems across land, sea and air.

Australian Helicopter Industry Association - promotes the Australian helicopter industry by working with governments, regulatory authorities and the community to ensure it is a safe, efficient and viable industry.

Australian Transport Safety Bureau - Australia's national transport safety investigator, contributing to transport safety by independently investigating, analysing and openly reporting on transport safety matters.

Australian Trucking Association – the peak body that represents trucking operators.

Maritime Industry Australia Limited – an industry and employer association who represents the collective interests of maritime businesses, primarily those operating maritime assets or facilities from Australia.

Motor Trades Association of Australia - a national body representing Australia's automotive retail, service and repair sector.

Rail Industry Safety Standards Board - is responsible for the development and management of rail industry standards, rules, codes of practice and guidelines, all of which have national application.

Regional Aviation Association of Australia - a not-for-profit organisation established to protect, represent and promote the combined interests of its regional airline members and regional aviation throughout Australia.

Royal Aeronautical Society Australian Division - the world's only learned society dedicated to the entire aerospace community.


Energy Networks Australia – the national industry association representing Australian electricity networks and gas distribution businesses.

Gas Energy Australia - national peak body which represents the bulk of the downstream gaseous fuels industry.

Waste Management Association of Australia - the peak body for the waste and resource recovery industry.

Water Industry Operators Association of Australia - an incorporated association and membership of any persons responsible for carrying operation and maintenance of any facet of the Water Industry.

Water Services Association of Australia – the Australian industry body that connects the urban water sector.