Working together to protect our future

Member engagement is non-negotiable

I hope youll forgive me if this sounds too much like an excerpt from Monty Pythons Ministry of the Bleeding Obvious but our members are what make our Association. You all work bloody hard, and you deserve an Association that continues to work bloody hard for you.

Of course, with a membership as vast and diverse as the NTPA, it is challenging keeping everyone happy, all of the time but we can start with rewarding the membership-base for their loyalty.

One of the challenges bestowed on the Communications department, is to identify how best to engage and interact with our members. In fact, one of the key indicators of an Associations success and relevance to its members, is measured by their satisfaction.

Were currently in the process of expanding our Benefits Program to offer a new range of rewards for our hard-working members. We have partnered with a number of trusted brands and products to offer our members special deals and discounts. For more information on how you can take advantage of these offers, log on to and head to the MEMBER BENEFITS section.

One important thing to remember is the Association is not just the six staff members who call Salonika Street home, the Association is your Executive, you regional delegates, you the members.

And, of course, member/Association interaction and communication only works as with a reciprocal approach. If you think there are ways Member engagement can be improved we invite you to take part in this years Member Survey, we also welcome feedback on social media or via

For tech-savvy members, the NTPA has also expanded its social media platforms to include Twitter (@NTPoliceAssoc) and Instagram (@NTPoliceAssociation), so if youd like to see what your Association has been up to in the media, join the conversation, or share your unique Territory policing snaps please Like, Follow, Share and interact!

If youd like to get in touch with suggestions about what youd like to see on the Member Benefit Scheme, or you have ideas around communication and engagement with members, please contact Communications Officer Kyrrie Blenkinsop on 8995 9520 or via email