Aquatics and Recreation Victoria (ARV), is a not-for-profit peak industry body for the aquatics and recreation sector.  ARV drives progress in our industry through:
  • Research projects;
  • Networking events and opportunities;
  • Conducting the Industry Awards program;
  • Conferences and seminars;
  • Professional development;
  • Policy and advocacy;
  • Strategic partnerships with local and state government;
  • Enhancing swimming and water safety skills in the Victorian community through VICSWIM and Swim Australia branded activities.

To be part of and to support the aquatic, recreation and leisure industry, you can choose from the following membership categories to suit your professional needs.  To view the respective member benefits, click on the appropriate category below.

An ARV Membership also brings with it membership of the Australian Leisure Facilities Association (ALFA).  As ARV is part of ALFA and will be delivering services in Victoria and Tasmania on ALFA's behalf, you will also receive the additional benefits of being part of a national organisation.
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Standing Committees
ARV Organisation Members will also be able to attend meetings of the organisation’s two key industry ‘advisory’ groups - the Facility Management Standing Committee, and the Industry Training, Education and Professional Development Standing Committee. For more details on these groups, visit our website