April 6, 2018

National Bravery Awards Nominations Now Open

The second annual National Police Bravery Awards will take place in Canberra on Wednesday, 18 September 2019.  Nominations will open soon.  For further information about the Awards, either click here or visit the Police Week website.

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February 8, 2018

The PFA celebrates a 20 year history

The PFA celebrates 20 years as the National Voice of Policing; speaking to the federal government on behalf of the 60,000 police across the country. The establishment of a national federation wasn’t all clear sailing – even going to the High Court for resolution. See the PFA_CommemorativeBrochure_4 for the history of the PFA.

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December 20, 2017

Flexible Working Arrangements Survey…results are out!

The results of the largest survey undertaken by the PFA are out. The aim of the survey was to generate a detailed picture of police working patterns and workplace issues, with special reference to work-life balance and flexible working arrangements (FWAs). The findings are the result of the largest online survey of Australian and New Zealand police ever conducted. Members …

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September 18, 2017

Police Federation of Australia 2017 Election of Office Holders

The Police Federation of Australia 2017 Election of Office Holders was conducted by the Australian Electoral Commission at the PFA’s 2017 Federal Council Meeting held in Canberra on Friday, 8 September 2017.  To view the AEC Declaration of Results please click on the following links for the Federal Executive Members or the Offices of Federal President, Vice Presidents or Treasurer.

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September 7, 2017

Federal Government announces $1 million for the PFA for a mental health campaign

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO BOOST PFA MENTAL-HEALTH CAMPAIGN   The federal government has announced $1M of funding to assist a Police Federation of Australia (PFA) campaign designed to promote awareness of police officers facing mental health challenges. The campaign will promote awareness, understanding, prevention and early intervention of mental health issues through print, television, social media, Apps, workshops and the production …

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June 5, 2017

Statement from ICPRA Chair regarding recent terror attacks in London

OTTAWA – The Chair of the International Council of Police Representative Associations, Mr. Tom Stamatakis, today released the following statement regarding apparent terror attacks in London, England that took place over the weekend. “On behalf of the international policing community, I would like to condemn, in the strongest terms possible, the recent attack that took place against the civilian population …

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March 15, 2017

Police Federation of Australia 2016 Election of Federal Office Holders and Executive Members

The Police Federation of Australia 2016 Election of Federal Office Holders and Federal Executive Members was conducted by the Australian Electoral Commission commencing in December 2016 in two stages. The elections have now been completed. Click here to view a copy of the AEC Post-Election Report and click here to view the Declaration of Results (Stage 1) and click here …

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