Find a registered organisation

Unions and employer associations can apply to the Fair Work Commission to become a registered organisation. Below is a list of organisations registered under the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009. For information about registering as a registered organisation visit the Fair Work Commission website.

There are currently 98 registered organisations comprised of:


55 Employer Associations


42 Unions 


One Enterprise Association

Membership size

The membership size of registered organisations provides a visual snapshot of the number of members from unions, employer and enterprise associations (as at 31 December of 2020).

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Please note that information relating to deregistered organisations can be found at the bottom of this page.


A - Z Registered organisations list

Go to: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Accommodation Association of Australia (AAA)

"Automotive, Food, Metals, Engineering, Printing and Kindred Industries Union" known as the Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union (AMWU)

Association of Consulting Architects - Australia (ACAA)

Association of Independent Schools of South Australia, The (AISSA)

Association of Professional Engineers, Scientists and Managers, Australia, The (APESMA)

Australasian Convenience and Petroleum Marketers Association (ACAPMA)

Australasian Meat Industry Employees Union, The (AMIEU) 

Australian Aircrew Officers Association (AAOA)

Australian and International Pilots Association (AIPA)

Australian Business Industrial (ABI)

Australian Directors Guild Limited (ADGL)

Australian Education Union (AEU)

Australian Entertainment Industry Association (AEIA)

Australian Federated Union of Locomotive Employees (AFULE)

Australian Federation of Air Pilots (AFAP)

Australian Higher Education Industrial Association (AHEIA)

Australian Hotels Association (AHA)

Australian Industry Group, The (AIG)

Australian Institute of Marine and Power Engineers, The (AIMPE)

Australian Licenced Aircraft Engineers Association, The (ALAEA)

Australian Maritime Officers' Union, The (AMOU)

Australian Meat Industry Council (AMIC)

Australian Municipal, Administrative, Clerical and Services Union (ASU)

Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (ANMF)

Australian Principals Federation (APF)

Australian Public Transport Industrial Association (APTIA)

Australian Rail, Tram and Bus Industry Union (ARTBIU)

Australian Retailers Association, The (ARA)

Australian Road Transport Industrial Organization (ARTIO)

Australian Salaried Medical Officers Federation (ASMOF)

Australian Security Industry Association Ltd (ASIAL)

Australian Trainers' Association (ATA)

Australian Workers' Union, The (AWU)


Bacon Factories' Union of Employees, Queensland, The (BFUEQ)

Breweries and Bottleyards Employees' Industrial Union of Workers of Western Australia, The (BEU)

Building Services Contractors Association of Australia, New South Wales Division (BSCAANSW)


Civil Air Operations Officers' Association of Australia, The (CAOOAA)

Civil Contractors Federation (CCF)

Clay Brick & Paver Association of New South Wales (CBPA)

Club Managers' Association, Australia (CMAA)

Clubs Australia - Industrial (CAI)

Communications, Electrical, Electronic, Energy, Information, Postal, Plumbing and Allied Services Union of Australia (CEPU)

Community Management Solutions (CMS)

Construction, Forestry, Maritime, Mining and Energy Union (CFMMEU)

CPSU, the Community and Public Sector Union (CPSU)

CSR, Holcim, Wilmar and Viridian Staff Association known as Salaried Staff United (CSRHSA)


Finance Sector Union of Australia (FSU)

Flight Attendants' Association of Australia (FAAA)


Hair and Beauty Australia (HABA)

Health Services Union (HSU)


Independent Education Union of Australia (IEUA)

Industrial Staff Union - PSA of NSW (ISU)


Local Government NSW (LGNSW)


Master Builders' Association of NSW, The (MBANSW)

Master Builders Association of South Australia Incorporated (MBASAI)

Master Builders' Association of Tasmania Inc. (MBAT)

Master Builders Association of the Australian Capital Territory (MBAACT)

Master Builders' Association of Victoria (MBAV)

Master Grocers Australia Limited (MGAL)

Master Painters Australia - N.S.W. Association Inc. (MPANSWAI)

Master Plumbers' & Mechanical Contractors Association of New South Wales, The (MPMCNSW)

Master Plumbers' and Mechanical Services Association of Australia, The (MPMSAA)

Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance (MEAA)

Motor Trade Association of South Australia Incorporated, The (MTASA)

Motor Traders Association of New South Wales (MTANSW)

Motor Trades Association of Queensland Industrial Organisation of Employers (MTAQ)

Musicians' Union of Australia (MUA)


National Electrical and Communications Association (NECA)

National Fire Industry Association (NFI)

National Retail Association Limited, Union of Employers (NRA)

National Tertiary Education Industry Union (NTEU)

NSW Farmers' (Industrial) Association (NFIA)


Pharmacy Guild of Australia, The (PGA)

Police Association Salaried Officers Union of New South Wales (PASOUNSW)

Police Federation of Australia (PFA)

Primary Employers Tasmania (PET)

Print and Visual Communication Association (PVCA)


Real Estate Employers' Federation (REEF)

Restaurant & Catering Industrial (RCI)


Screen Producers Association of Australia (SPAA)

Shearing Contractors' Association of Australia, The (SCAA)

Shop, Distributive and Allied Employees Association (SDAEA)

Showmen's Guild of Australasia, The (SGA)


Timber Trade Industrial Association (TTIA)

Traffic Management Association of Australia (TMAA)

Transport Workers' Union of Australia (TWU)


Union of Christmas Island Workers (UCIW)

United Firefighters' Union of Australia (UFUA)

United Workers' Union (UWU)


VANA Limited (VANA)

Victorian Automotive Chamber of Commerce (VACC)

Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI)

Victorian Farmers Federation Industrial Association (VFFIA)

Victorian Hospitals' Industrial Association (VHIA)

Victorian Showmen's Guild, The (VSG)



Waste Contractors & Recyclers Association of NSW (WCRANSW)

Western Australian Shire Councils, Municipal Road Boards, Health Boards, Parks, Cemeteries and Racecourse, Public Authorities, Water Boards Union (WAMEU)

List of organisations that are no longer registered

Timber Merchants' Association (Victoria), The (TMAV) (registration ceased on 13 November 2017)

Victorian Association of Forest Industries (VAFI) (registration ceased on 8 December 2017)

Maritime Union of Australia, The (MUA) (registration ceased on 27 March 2018 due to amalgamation with the CFMEU)

Textile, Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia (TCFUA) (registration ceased on 27 March 2018 due to amalgamation with the CFMEU)

Master Builders Association of the Northern Territory trading as Master Builders Northern Territory (MBANT) (registration ceased on 24 August 2018)

National Union of Workers (NUW) (Registration ceased on 11 November 2019 due to amalgamation with United Voice)

Clubs Victoria Inc. (CVI) (Registration ceased from 30 December 2019)

Health Services Association of New South Wales, The (HSERA) (Registration ceased from 23 April 2020)

Australian Property Services Association (APSA) (registration ceased on 14 July 2020)

Consult Australia [Industrial] (COAI) (registration ceased on 25 September 2020)

Queensland Real Estate Industrial Organisation of Employers (QREIO) (registration ceased 11 February 2021)

Aged & Community Services Australia (ACSA) (registration ceased 17 March 2021)

Real Estate Employers' Federation of South Australia and the Northern Territory (REEFSANT) (registration ceased 2 September 2021)


* Why are some parts of documents redacted?

Please note: As a service to its diverse stakeholders, the Registered Organisations Commission (the ROC) publishes on its website various documents lodged by registered organisations with the ROC. These documents include Financial Reports, Annual Returns, Elections and Officer and Related Party Statements, which are found by following the link to the relevant registered organisation listed alphabetically from A to Z in the list below.

In order for the ROC to comply with its obligations under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and to adhere to its Privacy Policy, in some cases the ROC has redacted information contained in these published documents on the basis that they may disclose personal and/or sensitive information. If you have any query as to why the ROC has redacted some information, please contact the ROC on 1300 341 665.