Volunteering Australia is the national peak body for volunteering,
working to advance volunteering in the community

Federal Election Survey

Volunteering Australia is gathering feedback in the lead up to the next Federal Election. By completing this survey you will assist us to identify key election issues and what the sector needs from our political leaders. This survey includes questions that cover priority issues and concerns for the volunteering sector.

The Volunteering Australia Federal Election Survey closes COB Wednesday 7 November.


National Volunteer Guide

Not-for-profit Law has produced a National Volunteer Guide for use by Volunteer Involving Organisations across Australia. It provides an overview of the key legal obligations organisations owe volunteers and provides practical examples, template documents and tips to assist in their… Read More

Changes to participation requirements

Updated Information: Volunteering Australia has received a number of enquiries about the changes to participation requirements in relation to the Working Age Payments Reforms – Budget 2017-18. Please read this Q&A factsheet provided by The Department of Jobs and Small… Read More

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