Australia’s industry organisation, working on behalf of members for more than 25 years to provide representation and services to promote the global growth of Australian biotechnology.

AusBiotechAusBiotech comprises a well-connected network of over 3,000 members in the life sciences, including therapeutics, medical technology (devices and diagnostics), food technology and agricultural, environmental and industrial sectors.

The organisation is dedicated to the development, growth and prosperity of the Australian biotechnology industry, by providing initiatives to drive sustainability and growth, outreach and access to markets, and representation and support for members nationally and around the world.

With representation in each State in Australia, AusBiotech provides a national network to support members and promote the commercialisation of Australian bioscience in the national and international marketplaces.

A not-for-profit limited guarantee company managed by a Board elected by members, under a constitution available on request from national office, AusBiotech's membership base includes biotechnology companies, ranging from start-ups to mature multinationals, research institutes and universities, specialist service professionals, corporate, institutional, individual and student members from Australia and globally.

In assessing the current needs and issues faced by Australia's core biotechnology companies, AusBiotech's Strategic Business Plan addresses the requirements to build an appropriate environment to enable companies to grow, help them globalise and position Australia as a significant biotechnology industry for increasing international investment and interest.