Peak Bodies

About Us

We inform and influence Federal, State and Local Government, the business sector and the general community to deliver better outcomes for people aged 50 and over.  We regularly undertake research to seek the views of our members.  We ask "what concerns an older person?" and then we act on that information to bring about change.   COTA is regularly invited to sit on a wide range of forums, committees, advisory groups and research bodies, both Government and non-Government.  These groups have the power to bring about change.  Mature age employment, retirement income, health, public transport, housing, aged care services are some of the areas in which we are seeking constantly seeking better outcomes.

Quick Facts About The Region

COTA ACT is located in the suburbs of Hughes and Woden Valley, the council of Canberra and the federal electorate of Canberra.