Australian Federation of Disability Organisations (AFDO) Ltd

Organization's name: Australian Federation of Disability Organisations (AFDO) Ltd
Organization's acronym: AFDO
Former Name(s): ZAP
Headquarters address  
Address: 552 Victoria St
North Melbourne Victoria 3051

Phone: 61-3-9662 3324
Web site:
Organization type: Disability, Development and Rights Organizations
  • English


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Disabled Persons
Geographic scope: National
Country of activity:
  • Australia
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 2002
Year of registration (YYYY): 2003
Organizational structure: Board, Chief Executive Officer
Number and type of members: Full members 1. National Disabled Peoples' Organisations, 2. Non-national disabled peoples' organisations. 3. Associate members, other disability organisations. Currently 1. NDPOs (10), 2. Non-NDPOs (6), 3. Associate Members (22)
Affiliation with NGO networks: Disabled Peoples' International (DPI)
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources

Additional Information

Social Development

Accreditation to: Conference of States Parties