About Victoria Police
Past and Present Women Police Association of Victoria Inc
Release date: Mon 28 August 2017
Last updated: Mon 17 September 2018
Following the 75th anniversary celebration of women in policing it became evident it was necessary to cater for the individual needs of women in Victoria Police and provide a way for past and present women police members to communicate, and have social contact with each other.
Some of the anniversary committee gathered together, serving and retired members, and in October 1993, the Past and Present Police Women Police Association (PPWPA) was formed.
With the number of sworn and unsworn women in Victoria increasing, membership of the association was expanded to include all women in Victoria Police, and women who work together with PPWPA members.
What are the aims of the PPWPA?
What are the benefits of becoming a member of the PPWPA?
As well as expanding women's professional and personal network, PPWPA members:
A membership form is available for download at the right of this screen.
Donations and Fundraising
PPWPA does not and will not solicit donations. Our goal is not fundraising. Our goal is simply to promote continuing friendship and support between serving and retired members of women police in Victoria and elsewhere
PPWPA encourages businesses to use caution when approached for donations or advertising. If you believe you have provided money or information to an organisation falsely representing the PPWPA or its members, you should contact your local police station.If you believe a magazine, advertising sales or fundraising call is not legitimate, visit the Victoria Police - Reporting Fraud pages or contact SCAMwatch.