About

The Public Health Association is Australia’s peak body for public health. We advocate for the health and well-being of everyone in Australia.

We lead the conversation in public health policy across Australia.

Our 1800+ individual members represent over 40 professional groups interested in the promotion of public health. We have branches in every State and Territory. 

Victorian state election campaign
The PHAA VIC Branch, the Australian Health Promotion Association VIC/TAS Branch and the Australasian Epidemiological Association have partnered to prepare an Election Platform for the Victorian State Election due to be held on 26 November. Our joint platform has six evidence-based priorities that will ensure that everyone in Victoria is healthier in future.

PHAA VIC and AHPA VIC/TAS launch the 2022 VIC State Election campaign

Our #VoteForPublicHealth campaign has a range of resources to help you get involved, including these social media tiles.

Check back here throughout the election campaign for updates.

Election Platform

Full Version – Our election priorities, evidence base and policy context
Short Version – Our election priorities in a short format, good for sharing with friends, family and colleagues 

Public Health Advocacy

Advocacy Toolkit – A toolkit giving you all the information and resources you need to engage in political and social media advocacy throughout the election campaign.
Template Advocacy Letter – A template letter for local candidates and party health spokespeople to raise their awareness of the #VoteForPublicHealth campaign.


Vote to create a healthier future for Victoria.

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