AIPI – The voice for Australia’s Professional Investigators


Established in 1995, the Australian Institute of Professional Investigators aims to be the premier organisation representing Australia’s professional investigators, throughout both government and private sector organisations

Find a Professional Investigator

AIPI can help find a professional investigator who can work with you to respond to a range of uncommercial situations.   If you have an issue with internal or external fraud, workplace misconduct, cyber attack, governance or internal control failure, an AIPI member can help.    Select your location and your specific needs and a list of AIPI members who can help will be generated for you.

Become a Member

AIPI has a range of membership categories from ‘Student’ to ‘Fellow’ depending on current role, experience and formal qualifications. 

Latest News

NSW Adviser banned for second time. – 15 August 2019

Sydney-based financial adviser Tarandeep Aujla has been banned from providing financial services for three years for failing to act in his clients’ best interest, including inappropriate recommendations for insurance. The surveillance found Aujla did not obtain...

Criminal drone activity a ‘real concern’ – 14 August 2019

Airservices Australia, a government-owned corporation, plans to catch rogue drone operators by using low altitude detection and tracking technology, which is currently in development. Drones not only present safety issues due to technical failures or misbehaving...

Upcoming Events

Vic Chapter Breakfast Meeting – 27th August

Whistleblower Panel Discussion At this breakfast meeting, Dean Newlan will present a realistic whistleblower case study (based on a whistleblower reported matter that actually happened) with the assistance of a panel of experts representing: Panelists will be: ASIC...

Working For You

The AIPI welcomes investigators from all backgrounds who have a common purpose of conducting ethical investigations in a professional manner for the benefit of their clients and the community.

Professional Networking

The AIPI serves as a central point for Professional Investigators to network and interact with their peers.


Stay Updated

The AIPI ensures its members are always updated on the current industry news, innovations and changes to relevant laws.


One Step Ahead

The AIPI keeps a watch on the dynamic nature of Professional Investigation to anticipate changes to minimise impact on its members.




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