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The Australian Paramedics Association Queensland (APAQ) (formerly known as) the Emergency Medical Service Protection Association (EMSPA Qld) represents frontline emergency services employees including Paramedics, Emergency Medical Dispatchers and Patient Transport Officers in Queensland. 

APAQ has a proven track record of providing professional legal and industrial representation to its members by providing prompt and responsive support 7 days a week. 

The nature of our work is such that every person, every patient, every case is different requiring a more individualised personal approach to representation.

Our focus is YOU!









Safety Kit/Gear Bags.

Feedback on new gear bags has been very positive and some changes have been made to speed up production.  These are provided at cost price to keep the cost to members down.

These are available now on an ongoing basis and come personalised with your name.  

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Critical Incident Support Services.

Australian Paramedics Association has partnered up with Misso Consulting to provide our "Critical Incident Support Service".

This service is provided by qualified independent Psychologists and is available to members at no cost 24hrs a day.

For non-urgent support and to make an appointment CLICK HERE to send an email and someone will contact you to arrange a time.

Urgent Assistance A/H (07) 3830-5964 24hrs/7days.











Industrial Advice Line.

Call: 1300-436-772







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