Current consultations


ALIA wants to hear your feedback on a range of matters from submissions to government, to updates to our policies and everything inbetween to ensure that we are representing the needs and viewpoints of our Members. 

Completed reports, submissions and survey results will be published either on the submissions page; the reports, research and survey results page; or the policies, standards and guidelines page


SUBMISSIONS and responses 

You can see examples of previous ALIA submissions on the website. 

If there is a consultation that you believe ALIA should respond to, please let us know at


Other engagement with alia

ALIA is hosting the following Professional Pathways town hall meetings:

Students and New Graduates 

Applications are open for the ALIA Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student Scholarship. ALIA and Charles Sturt University offer a scholarship to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and South Sea Islander students planning a career in library and information science commencing full time or part time study at CSU leading to ALIA Associate membership. Applications close 8 February 2021. 

The following ALIA Groups are seeking new members: ALIA Graphic Novels and ComicsALIA Sustainable Libraries (ALIA Green), ALIA TAS, and the ALIA Student and New Graduates Group


This page is accurate as of 27 January 2021, and will be updated as needed.