OTA is the peak professional body representing the interests of OTs across Australia. We enable lifelong learning, promote the future of OT and foster evidence-based practice. We exist to support OTs throughout their career.

Learn more about occupational therapy and the association in the sections below.

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About Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy is a client-centred health profession focused on enabling people to participate in the activities of everyday life.

About The Association

Occupational Therapy Australia is the peak professional body representing the interests of occupational therapists through advocacy, lobbyin...

Advertise or Partner With Us

Reach occupational therapists throughout Australia by advertising or partnering with OTA through a range of attractive advertising, partners...

Association Vacancies

Search open vacancies and job opportunities within Occupational Therapy Australia.


Occupational Therapy Australia is governed by a Board of up to 10 Directors and is managed by a CEO. Learn more about the governance of the ...

OTA Divisional Councils

OTA Divisional Councils represent the interests and provide services to members affiliated with the Division.


As a relatively new profession and association we have a responsibility, a duty and a commitment to reconciliation and to growing greater un...

Research Academy

OTA's Research Academy enhances research opportunities and sustained contributions to the inclusion, participation and wellbeing of Australi...

Research Foundation

OTA's Research Foundation offers research grants, awards, scholarships, and access to various projects that contribute to promoting research...

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