About Us

AOQ-QLD is a not for profit organisation certified to ISO9001 which operates for the benefit of Industry and the Community as well as for members.

We provide:

  • professional services to organisations and companies seeking support and guidance in successful business management, and
  • a range of training courses and mentoring services for individuals within the wider community, who are seeking to enhance their employability and careers

AOQ-QLD is a membership-based association.


AOQ-QLD services include:

  • Training courses
  • Consulting services
  • Informative seminars, conferences and workshops on employment and career enhancing topics
  • Professional development and technical meetings to discuss current issues
  • Networking opportunities
  • A membership network in all capital cities and regional centres

Quality Policy

The Australian Organisation for Quality (Queensland) Inc aims to increase the competitiveness of Queensland and Australian business and industry by promoting the use of quality principles, tools and technologies to achieve continuous improvement while consistently meeting stakeholders’ expectations.

In pursuing successful outcomes for our members and clients, we recognise the importance of understanding our stakeholders’ needs as a basis for continuously improving the efficiency and effectiveness of our processes.

The Australian Organisation for Quality (Queensland) Inc has implemented a quality assurance system built upon the principles of Quality Management, which satisfies the requirements of the international standard ISO 9001:2008.

We commit all voluntary and contract workers to the achievement of our vision of being recognised throughout Australia as a leading authority in and champion for continuous improvement leading to business excellence using quality management principles.


AOQ-QLD takes its role model seriously and operates a management system certified to ISO 9001.

Compliance Australia Certifcation Services


To maintain our position as Australia's leading authority in continuous improvement, quality management and business excellence.


  1. Learning
    Our approach supports learning and forward thinking in a diverse and globalised work environment.
  2. Positivity
    We operate in a positive framework to contribute to the development of individuals, organisations and the community.
  3. Achievement
    We set achievement targets and plan to realise them.
  4. Leadership
    We lead by example and support others to be inspiring role models.
  5. Sustainability
    We facilitate organisational sustainability.

Rules/Constitution/Articles of Association

The Rules of the Organisation may be downloaded for review ( Rules )

AOQ-QLD Council

Role Office Bearer
Chairman Len Mahon FAOQ, MJ Ahern Medal
President Mike Harris FAOQ
President-Elect Open
Secretary Patrick Killoran MAOQ
Treasurer Patrick Killoran MAOQ
Councillors Michael Chan
Rachelle Williams
Jacqueline Hynard