There are many agencies and organisations that represent different areas in the volunteering community.

These organisations are useful if you have sector-specific enquiries about things like advocacy, obtaining checks or funding and training opportunities.

Please click on the following organisations for more information:

Volunteering Victoria

Volunteering Victoria is the state peak body for volunteering, with a focus on advocacy, sector development and the promotion of volunteering in Victoria.

In Victoria, there are volunteer support organisations in various locations, who can talk to you about volunteering and help refer you to suitable positions and organisations. You can search for a nearby support organisation from this page:


Careers.Vic is the official Victorian Government search portal for public sector jobs and career opportunities. It also provides some helpful links to volunteering opportunities available across Victoria.

Go Volunteer

GoVolunteer is a national job search for volunteering positions across Australia. You search by a range of options, including preferred location, interests and time availability.  You can then contact the organisation directly for more information or to apply.

Working with Children

The Working with Children Check assists in protecting children from sexual or physical harm by ensuring that people who work with, or care for, them are subject to a screening process.

WorkSafe Victoria

WorkSafe Victoria is the state’s health and safety regulator and manager of Victoria’s workers compensation scheme.

Justice Connect

JusticeConnect is a specialist legal service that delivers access to justice through pro bono legal services for people experiencing disadvantage and the community organisations that support them.

Pro Bono Australia Source Directory

The Source Directory is the leading supplier directory for good and services curated for the social economy.


weVolunteer uses an online portable credentialing solution - My Pass - that provides a platform for people looking for volunteer roles to register their credentials and search for roles that meet their skills, interests, and availability. The portal allows for community collaboration and efforts to quickly match the volunteer to needs being expressed by organisations at a local level.