ATSA - Assistive Technology Suppliers Australia
ATSA is an Australian industry association representing the interests of businesses who manufacture, import, distribute, sell, hire & service assistive technologies for people with disability & older individuals. ATSA is also host to the ATSA Independent Living Expo www.independentlivingexpo.com.au, Australia's largest exhibition of devices & services for people with disability.
Assistive Technology Suppliers Australia - ATSA, (originally known as IRSA - Independent Rehabilitation Suppliers Association), represents assistive technology (AT) suppliers throughout Australia. We give the industry a strong and united voice and our members a business edge through access to the services, tools and connections only a peak body can deliver.
Founded in 2000 by specialist AT experts, ATSA is your industry’s conduit to government, allied health professionals and other stakeholders. We promote and support the vital role AT plays. Our work puts the spotlight onto an essential industry and advocates for the highest standards of professionalism in our sector. Today, we represent members in all facets of AT, including suppliers, manufacturers, service providers, AT retailers and individuals. We are here to support you with context, guidance and industry contacts, making business easier in a challenging environment.
ATSA has more than 150 business as members across all Australian states and territories. Our membership includes many small businesses along with multinationals and some not-for-profit AT providers. Our trademark event is the ATSA Independent Living Expo that runs in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Canberra and attracts thousands of attendees each year.
ATSA focuses on delivering quality and value in assistive technology solutions for people with disability, their carers and funding bodies. This is achieved through the provision of seminars, training programs, information and advocacy.