Why join ARATA?

Because you believe in its objectives and want to:

  • Keep abreast of the latest information and issues affecting the industry in Australia and overseas, through ARATA's networks, newsletters, forums and listservers. 
  • Have a say in how outcomes for assistive technology practice and systems are determined
  • Participate in evolving models such as accreditation for service providers
  • Raise awareness of global issues impacting on consumers, organisations, suppliers and manufacturers in your areas of speciality (eg standards, funding, access, policy)
  • Help ensure that emerging technologies are made accessible to people with disabilities

What benefits do you receive if you become a member?

  • ARATA members Listserver and AT discussion forums
  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Discounted registration for the ARATA Conference
  • Discounted registration for attendance at RESNA conference (USA), AAATE (Europe) and RESJA (Japan)
  • Access to members only section including the ARATA members directory 
  • Notice of annual general meeting of ARATA 
  • The right to vote and stand for a position on the Board of Directors


Join now by visiting our membership page and downloading a membership form.