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Osteopathy Australia works hard to gain professional rights and recognition for osteopaths in Australia through advocacy, political lobbying and media campaigns.

We represent the vast majority of osteopaths in Australia and are committed to helping our members stay at the forefront of regulation and clinical developments.

Membership with Osteopathy Australia signifies a standard of professional and ethical behaviour over and above the requirements of registration.

We provide members with opportunities to participate in high-quality continuing professional development and negotiate on our members' behalf to receive a wide range of discounts on products and services.

Become an Osteopathy Australia member today and join a community that strives to enhance and promote your profession. 

Osteopathy Australia is the peak body representing the interests of osteopaths, osteopathy as a profession and the consumer's right to access osteopathic services. We represent over 85% of Australia's osteopaths.

We offer a range of memberships categories to suit your current circumstances.
Select a membership type below to review the features, conditions and fees for each.

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Membership Types

Full membership

You are a registered osteopath practising more than 16 hours per week

Academic membership

You are a registered osteopath working at least 0.6 FTE as an academic at a tertiary institution in Australia

Part-time membership

You are a registered osteopath practising less than 16 hours per week

Graduate membership

Membership for a registered, recently graduated osteopath, up to 2 1/2 years after graduation

Non-Practising membership

You are a qualified osteopath not practising osteopathy in any capacity for at least 6 months, within Australia

International membership

You are a qualified osteopath not domiciled or practising osteopathy in Australia

Retired membership

You are an ordinary member who may apply to the Osteopathy Australia Board upon attaining the age of 65 or ceasing practise for permanent retirement

Student Membership

If you're a student osteopath studying in an Australian university, you can apply for FREE student membership!

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Osteopathy Australia Partners

We work with these complementary key organisations as an essential part
of providing high quality healthcare for Australians.

HICAPS
National Rural Health Alliance
Victoria University
Red Cross Australia
MAC SA
Better Pain Management
Member Advantage
DVA
Wentworth Advantage
Sleepmaker
Arthritis Australia
Pain Australia
OBA
Physitrack
VIVOBAREFOOT
MAIB
Medicare
Associations Forum
VIC Worksafe
QLD Worksafe
MAIC QLD
Brooks Shoes
FlexEze
AHPA
ESSA
Worksafe ACT
NT Worksafe
Guild Insurance
Insurance Commission of WA
NSW SIRA
AHPRA
Workcover WA
Kymdan
SA Worksafe
Health Workforce Australia
NSW Workcover
TAC VIC
OIA
AOAC
SCU
TAS Workcover
RMIT University