About OTA

Occupational Therapy Australia (OTA) is the peak professional body representing the interests of occupational therapists across the country. OTA strives to ensure that members consistently receive quality, responsive services that add significant value to their careers.

The Association also aims to support, promote and represent occupational therapy as a key component of the allied health sector in Australia.

OTA comprises all states and territories (Divisions) and has a membership of some 12,000 occupational therapists and occupational therapy students.

By joining OTA you'll gain access to a range of products and services that support you in your career and ongoing professional development.

OTA offers a variety of membership categories to support OTs throughout their career and beyond, find out which category and benefits are best for you here.

To find out more please visit www.otaus.com.au or call 1300 682 878.



By joining OTA, you gain access to a range of products and services locally, interstate and nationally that assist in supporting their career and ongoing professional development.


OTA's advocacy efforts involve regular interaction with key departmental and agency figures and, when this engagement proves less than satisfactory, approaches to the relevant government minister.


OTA's continuing professional development program (CPD) is an evidence-based, peer-reviewed program that covers a wide range of practice areas, clinical expertise and career development stages