Law and Health


Get in touch with organizations that matter. Throughout Australia and New Zealand there are a number of peer lead sex worker groups set up to help with health, safety, legal and peer connection.

Publications and Industry News


Scarlet Alliance

Tits and Sass

Eros Association

Xbiz

Online Security


Assembly Four
frequently hold security workshops for sex workers throughout Australia, New Zealand and online. Workshops are announced over on Switter and Twitter.


Secureaho - coming soon

Sex Worker Calendar Days


For both days, most sex worker groups take part in celebration and recognition with events organized around the world. The best way to see what's happening in your area is to check in with your local Sex Worker group which you can find below.

International Whore's Day - On June 2nd each year, sex workers and allies from around the globe march, educate, rally and celebrate the industry. With marches organized worldwide, this is an international day of recognition and fighting for rights, decriminalization and more.

International Day To End Violence against Sex Workers -
Each year on December 17th we bring attention to the hate crimes committed against sex workers. We come together to remember those who have lost their lives to hate and recognise the ongoing struggle for empowerment, visibility and rights.

Legal, Health and Sex Worker Organizations

AUSTRALIA


Law and regulation throughout Australia vary from state to state. For a digestible breakdown of sex work law state by state, Scarlet Alliance has regularly updated posts for each state which you can find here: http://www.scarletalliance.org.au/laws/
For a direct link to each law per jurisdiction please see the below.


National sex work organizations:

SWOP
Scarlet Alliance


ACT
Health

Legal

Sex Worker Groups

NSW
Health
Legal
Sex Worker Groups

NT
Health
Legal
Sex Worker Groups

SA
Health
Legal
Sex Worker Groups

TAS
Health
Legal
Sex Worker Groups

QLD
Health
Legal
Sex Worker Groups

WA
Health
Legal
Sex Worker Groups

VIC
Health
Legal
Sex Worker Groups

New Zealand


Sex Work in New Zealand has been decriminalized since 2005. For a full overview of what this means, please see the Prostitution Reform Act of 2005 as linked below.

Health
Legal
Sex Worker Groups


Last updated: 2018-07-16