Oceania – Fashion Associations
Directory Fashion Associations, Federations, Councils, Organizations
Australian fashion industry to move towards circularity by 2030
At a virtual Town Hall attended by more than 250 Australian fashion brands, retailers, charitable recyclers and recycling and clothing waste stakeholders in February 2023, the National Clothing Product Stewardship Scheme (NCPSS) released its plan to achieve circularity for Australian clothing and fashion by 2030.
In alphabetical order
Australian Fashion Council (AFC)
The Australian Fashion Council (AFC) exists to promote the growth of the textile & fashion industry in Australia.
The newly formed AFC, is the result of the 2018 merging of the former Council of Textile & Fashion, and Australian Fashion Chamber, who together share a history of over 65 years service to the industry.
Australia’s largest Fashion & Textile Industry database.
Fashion Council of New Zealand
The Fashion Council of New Zealand is the result of many requests from the industry to have a body that represents all aspects of the fashion industry in New Zealand. The website is managed by New Zealand Apparel magazine whose 50+ year history of working with the New Zealand fashion industry ideally places them as a conduit to encourage networking in the industry through the Fashion Council of New Zealand. Membership is free, with members drawn from across the fashion, supplier, education, training, textile, service and retail sectors.