Australian Capital Territory

Through its member associations, the Council of ACT Education Associations represents teachers and educators from all levels of education, including from government and non-government sectors.

COACTEA is proud of its role in supporting, promoting, representing and linking education associations in the ACT.

New South Wales

The Professional Teachers’ Council NSW is the peak umbrella body that provides support and member services to its member associations. PTC NSW unifies teaching associations and sectors bringing together professional interests and education activities throughout NSW.

PTC NSW represents professional teacher associations across all levels of education; including early childhood, primary, secondary and tertiary, as well as  all systems and sectors covering Government, Catholic systemic, Independent schools and Tertiary institutions.

Northern Territory

The Professional Teachers’ Association of the Northern Territory enhances the professionalism of teachers and the quality of education in the Northern Territory by linking with and supporting member associations.

PTANT provides financial and administrative assistance to Territory associations to help them in implementing professional learning to their own members.


The Joint Council of Queensland Teachers’ Associations is a peak body for Queensland education professional associations, state based and national associations based in Queensland.

JCQTA provides a common voice on educational matters in the interests of teachers and promotes collaboration between member associations to grow a community with common interests across preschool, primary, secondary, vocational and tertiary sectors.

South Australia

Educators SA also known as CEASA is a community of 15,000 educators who are members of one of our 58 educator professional associations. Collectively we speak as the voice of educators in South Australia!

Educators SA is a registered charity and incorporated association; we are committed to enabling all educators in South Australia to associate professionally both online and through association communities.


The Network of Education Associations of Tasmania is a federation of professional associations that serves the interests of educators throughout Tasmania.

NEAT has an important advocacy role and keeps members informed of national and state issues.  NEAT offers members contact with the broader educational community and provides opportunities to share issues of common interest.  


The Council of Professional Teaching Associations of Victoria (CPTAV) is the peak body representing professional teaching associations throughout Victoria.

The CPTAV delivers high quality professional learning for its member organisations so they can build their reach and support their members.