Ausdance Victoria is the peak body for dance, leading dance in the state. We aim to provide all Victorians with opportunities to experience and engage with dance. Ausdance is also the subject association for dance in Victoria. We create resources, advise, work with key partners and provide professional development programs. Our mission is to create, support and promote opportunities for dance in Victoria, and invest in its ongoing development by: Championing innovation, creativity and diversity in dance Advocating and demonstrating high standards of professionalism in the dance industry Mobilising cooperation in support of dance development (art form and sector) Promoting dance creation, presentation and participation Promoting the interaction of Victoria dance within the national and international arenas Ensuring the stability and sustainability of the organisation Ausdance Victoria is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO 20949), with scope to deliver Dance Teaching Skill Set (CUASS00015) and Certificate II in Dance (CUA20113) with selected units from Certificate III in Dance (CUA30113) in 2018. Ausdance Vic supports teachers by providing comprehensive resources, industry and relevant professional development days, mentoring, and an expansive network of dance teachers as support. Ausdance Victoria plays a key role in providing high-level strategic advice and vision for the sector. Ausdance Victoria supports individuals, companies and organisations in a coherent ecology of arts services. It enables members and partners to flourish, creating connections and opportunities to increase the capacity of the sector. Ausdance Victoria has Tax Concession Charity (TCC) and Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status.