Governance and operations

The organisation operates across Australasia, with Professional Members in each state and territory of Australia, New Zealand and some Asian countries.  We also have general members in other countries including Europe and the Americas. In 2018, there are approximately 135 members, 70 of whom are at Professional or Provisional level.

The DTAA has held four national conferences, in 1992, 2000, 2007 and 2015.

Since its incorporation in 1994, the DTAA has been led by a Committee of Management of practitioners led by a President.

Presidents of the DTAA:

Heather Hill (1994-1995)
Hanny Exiner (1996)
Naomi Aitchison (1997)
Karen Bond (1998-2000)
Denis Kelynack (2001-2006)
Jane Guthrie (2007-2015)
Kim Dunphy (2015- )


DTAA’s first constitution, replacing the original model rules, was adopted at the AGM on 28 October 2018.

Annual Report

Annual Reports are available here: 2017-2018  2016-2017, 2015-2016.

Annual General Meeting

AGM 2018 Draft Minutes
AGM 2017 Minutes
AGM 2016 Minutes