The Public Health Association is Australia's peak body for public health.

We advocate for the health and wellbeing of everyone in Australia.

About Us

Our purpose is to ensure fewer people get sick. We do this by leading the conversation in public health policy across Australia. Our campaigns cover many public health issues including Indigenous health, alcohol pregnancy warning labels, and sick leave for all workers.

Our campaigns are based on evidence-based policy statements which are developed collaboratively with our members, branches, and Special Interest Groups.

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Membership of PHAA is open to any person who is supportive of the objectives of the Association.

In the Media

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Link 01 Dec 2023 One-in-two pre-mixed alcohol products feature misleading nutrition claims
Link 30 Nov 2023 Australia to ban imports of single-use vapes
Link 29 Nov 2023 PHAA applauds strong, vital action against vaping epidemic