The Printing Industries Association of Australia (
is the leadership and support organisation for all businesses in the Print, Packaging and Visual Communication industry in Australia .
We are an independent, specialist member-based not-for-profit national organisation representing large, medium and small businesses. Our membership covers all imaging and communication sectors. These include print, prepress and design, publishing, distribution, software and hardware, paper and paper board, print consumables, packaging and flexible packaging, paper converting, binding and finishing, communication and marketing media services. Our focus is on maximising the profitability and protection of your business. We achieve this through:
We are your voice for the “bigger picture” issues lobbying governments at all levels for improved policies for your business. We actively promote the message that this industry has an exciting and sustainable future. We facilitate opportunities for members to navigate their businesses towards a secure future through trade shows, forums and awards events.
Printing Industries ' Workplace Relations and Legal Services (WRLS) team provide you with the depth and breadth of advisory services necessary to deal with all aspects of employing people. We work with you and your business to provide straightforward yet strategic assistance to navigate through issues that arise in the workplace.
One of the major factors affecting your business success is the skills and competencies of your workforce. Equally as important are your business and production systems.
That’s why we take a whole-of-business approach that includes programs for up-skilling staff, and business performance tools for improving your manufacturing competitiveness and sustainability.
With professional, specialist staff in offices serving all states and territories, Printing Industries is your one-stop knowledge base for information and advice across all areas of your business. Our people have the knowledge, experience and connections to help you make the right decisions. Data and intelligence, industry trends, technical information and access to government programs, all supported by local and international networks.
Value for money is not just a marketing catch-phrase to us; we take it seriously and invest considerable resources to make sure we deliver savings to your bottom line through our constantly growing suite of cash saving procurement services.
These services are geared towards minimising your business operating costs, and in some instances providing savings for family members and employees also.
To support an evolving industry
To help print businesses become more profitable and sustainable
To enable print professionals to lead fulfilling careers and have a great quality of life