They are the peak industry body for dietetic and nutrition professionals, representing more than 8000 members around Australia and overseas.
Its members work in all areas of dietetics and nutrition in both clinical and non-clinical relationships with patients or clients, communities and populations and can be working in management, administration, education, research, advisory, communication, program development and implementation, regulatory or policy development, food service, food security, food supply, sustainability and any other roles that impact on safe, effective delivery of services in the profession and/or using professional skills.
To champion the professional nutrition and dietetic workforce to empower people and communities.
How Dietitians Australia can help
They help build healthier communities by communicating credible and timely nutrition messages to the public. Through advocacy, they campaign for healthy food systems that are accessible for Australians. They also work to foster world-class research to support evidence-based practice.
Dietitians Australia recommends looking for the Accredited Practising Dietitian (APDs) credential to find a dietitian.
APDs are university-trained nutrition experts. They can help you with personalised, easy-to-follow and evidence-based advice.
APDs are Australia's most trusted dietetics professionals.
Information / help lines
- Call: 02 6189 1200 or 1800 812 942 Mon to Fri, 9am to 5pm (AEST)
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org