A community shaping the future of healthcare in Australia.

Our members are practising medical practitioners who support ongoing independent medicine, free from government and corporate control or interference.

Why join the ADF?


Help protect, strengthen & enhance the doctor-patient relationship across Australia. Your input matters.

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Receive news, views & insights on current issues in healthcare today.

Industry Expertise

Access to our exclusive resource library, events, best practice and solutions to enhance the doctor-patient relationship.

ADF Membership Renewals are going digital.

Keep an eye on your inbox, as ADF Membership Renewal notices will be delivered via email. This new step in your member journey allows you to manage your account and renew at your convenience, all directly through the ADF website.

Choose your membership level

Associate Member

Open to all medical practitioners who support the independence of the doctor-patient relationship.

Medical Student

For medical students and junior doctors up to PGY3.

It’s easy to join. Select your membership above, complete your account information, pay, and you’re on your way.

Your Questions Answered

The ADF is open to all medical practitioners who support the independence of the doctor-patient relationship.

The Australian Doctors Federation is an independent voice in Australian healthcare, financed only through the support of its members. Your membership enables the ADF to keep advocating for the independence of the doctor-patient relationship.

Membership includes:

  • Input into policy documents and submissions
  • Access to our incredible resource library of exclusive content, insights, reports, papers and more
  • Periodic Newsletters
  • Invitations to events, meetings and conferences on important issues

All membership applications go through an approval process with the final decision made by the council. This process may take up to 2 business days.

All annual subscriptions are for 12 months and will automatically renew on your anniversary date each year, unless you advise us that you wish not to renew.

If you don’t want to continue, you can cancel your membership renewal through your account page. Click ‘Cancel Membership’, follow the prompts to cancel, and your membership will not renew. 

Join us today!

Join today, and let’s work together to strengthen the doctor-patient relationship here in Australia.