The Australian Institute of Occupational Hygienist was established in 1980 and is the peak organisation representing professionals working in occupational hygiene in Australia. Membership of AIOH is open to both professional occupational hygienists and to those with an interest in worker health protection and a healthier work environment. It is the largest organisation representing occupational hygienists with over a 1000 members.
The AIOH is an inaugural member of the International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA).
Our vision is for a healthy workplace.
Our mission, in working toward the achievement of this vision, is to:
- Raise the profile of the profession of occupational hygiene;
- Influence government and industry to create healthy workplaces; and
- Improve the practice of occupational hygiene, and the knowledge, competence and standing of its practitioners.