Welcome to the Accommodation Association of Australia

If you are an operator of a short term accommodation property, the Accommodation Association of Australia is your industry representative body. 

100% member-owned, our membership consists of hotels, motels and serviced apartments in metropolitan, regional and rural Australia. 

Industry Advocacy
The Association works for members to gain a better outcome for the accommodation industry in Australia. Industry advocacy is critical for our members' success and the Association consistently advocates for better outcomes on four key areas:

Member (Only) Services
Members of the Association have access to a wide range of benefits and services that are specifically tailored to the needs of accommodation operators. These are offered to our members at either a discounted rate or as part of their membership. For the full list of member only benefits and services, click here.



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