AFPA Member Meetings 2018

A program of delegate and member meetings at AFP offices around the country for 2018 has been provisionally set.
AFPA President Angela Smith and AFPA Vice President Graeme Cooper look forward to the opportunity to hear directly from you about issues and events in your workplace and to provide information about activities and issues being undertaken or pertinent to the AFPA.
Further information and a list of scheduled meetings can be found here.

Latest News

AFPA Member Update

AFPA Position on Uniform Policy – Tattoos – 10 August 2018

AFPA Member Update

Uniform Policy – Tattoos – 2nd August 2018

AFPA Member Update

Member Benefits Program – Launched Today – 24th July 2018

Industrial Dispatches

AFPA Industrial Dispatch #35

  • Establishment of the People Strategies People Centre
  • Exemptions to Section 14 of National Uniform Guidelines – Tattoos
  • Rostered Operation Working Pattern and Night Shifts
  •  CORRECTION – Industrial Dispatch #34 Mandatory Rest Days

AFPA Industrial Dispatch #34

  • Unpaid Overtime Project
  • Right to defer Professional Standards Interviews
  • Mandatory Rest Days
  • Definition of “bullying and harassment”
  • Closure of Team Leader/Sergeant Recruitment Pool (VRN 0391/17)


AFP and AFPA merchandise catalogue and prices can be found here

Welcome to BLUESTAR September 2018

This Month:

In this Issue:

  • Mental Health – Our submission to government
  • Maternity Leave – Entitlements under review
  • Rugby – Our men and women take to the pitch

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Join AFPA today for access to the many and varied benefits and services that the AFPA has to offer its members. Joining is easy, and your fortnightly subscriptions are fully tax-deductible.

National Police Remembrance Day 2018

This year National Police Remembrance Day will be commemorated in all Australian police jurisdictions on Friday 28 September.

Please join us this week in taking a moment to remember those police officers who gave their lives while protecting our community.

Queanbeyan and Canberra services 

A dawn service will begin at Queanbeyan Police Station at 5.00am and the evening service at the National Police Memorial from 4.30pm.

Services throughout Australia

Consult the National Police Memorial website for details of services in state capital and regional centres throughout Australia or email