AIVL’s online NSP Directory provides an Australia wide listing of NSPs and other related services – with links to Google Maps – to enable people to locate services more easily.



Confused about new laws and their impact on you? AIVL's Legal Guide provides an easy to understand listing of different laws which affect drug users in each state.


Welcome to AIVL

The Australian Injecting and Illicit Drug Users League (AIVL) is the Australian national peak organisation representing the state and territory peer-based drug user organisations and issues of national relevance for people with lived experience of drug use. AIVL’s purpose is to advance the health of people who use/have used illicit drugs.

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This @IDPCnet graphic summarises the 2/12/20 vote of the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs Member States to remove cannabis from schedule IV of the 1961 Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs

Australia voted ‘yes’


World AIDS Day is on 1 December, a day to commemorate people who we have lost to the HIV epidemic and to raise awareness. HIV is not over for anyone, until it is over for everyone. #WorldAIDSday #NowMoreThanEver

01 Dec | #WorldAIDSDay2020
Check out @_afao's booklet which contains a message from AIVL CEO on #HarmReduction

click on the link - https://www.afao.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/WAD20-WEB-24Nov.pdf

Check out "How can we strengthen the role of families in the response to BBVs?"

Wed, 2 December 2020

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM AEDT

Register here -
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/how-can-we-strengthen-the-role-of-families-in-the-response-to-bbvs-tickets-127418878295?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=estw&utm-source=tw&utm-term=listing @Eventbrite

The hidden impact of the coronavirus pandemic is rising urban inequality https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-11-26/hidden-impact-of-coronavirus-covid-19-pandemic-urban-inequality/12903388?utm_source=abc_news_web&utm_medium=content_shared&utm_content=twitter&utm_campaign=abc_news_web

Civic pill testing site could be given green light in weeks -https://www.canberratimes.com.au/story/7011309/civic-pill-testing-site-could-be-given-green-light-in-weeks/ via @canberratimes

The Victorian government has committed $5.3 billion toward building 12,000 social housing homes throughout Melbourne and regional areas. #DanielAndrews @VictorianGreens @EmmaKingVic
https://www.canberratimes.com.au/story/7012790/vic-launches-53b-social-housing-blitz/ via @canberratimes

Yesterday's Parliamentary friends Morning Tea on #hepC elimination.

Melanie Walker @aivl CEO highlights the importance of #treatment, #access to cure, reinforcement of #harmreduction measures & peer driven initiatives.
@HepAus @KirbyInstitute @NDARCNEWS @ClinicKombi


Today’s Parliamentary Friends Morning Tea on #HepC elimination was only 30 mins long but featured some BIG messages! Highlights in our thread below 🧵👇

Great to be part of the conversation about Hep C elimination in Australia at Parliament House today. And share our outreach Hep C test,treat,cure model of care.

We could only attend virtually but thankfully we still managed to get our cardboard cutout Kombi Van to the event.