We have a range of resources to help you understand antimicrobial resistance (AMR), including fact sheets, infographics, reports and strategies.
- 23 November 2021
This report looks at the development of decision making tool for common infections.
- 13 September 2021
The report builds on AURA 2019 and provides a comprehensive picture of antimicrobial resistance (AMR), antimicrobial use and the appropriateness of antimicrobial prescribing in Australia, in hospitals, aged care, general practice and the community.
- 30 July 2021
Fact sheet describing the role of nurses in combating AMR.
- 24 March 2021
This is the second and final Progress Report for Australia’s First National Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy 2015–2019 (the Strategy).
- 19 February 2021
Our master action plan supports the Australia's National Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy – 2020 and beyond. It outlines how to best meet the strategy's objectives over the next 5 years.
- 13 March 2020
The Australian Government has released Australia’s next national antimicrobial resistance strategy, following endorsement by the Council of Australian Governments.
- 16 December 2019
The report builds on AURA 2017 and provides a comprehensive picture of antimicrobial resistance (AMR), antimicrobial use and the appropriateness of antimicrobial prescribing in Australia, in hospitals, aged care, general practice and the community.
- 8 November 2018This is an infographic explaining how antibiotics work against infections caused by bacteria and will not work against infections caused by viruses.
- 7 November 2018
The document outlines the relationship between Australia's importance rating for antibacterials and the World Health Organization's (WHO's) classifications of antibacterials.
- 24 August 2018
These documents provide information and guidance to inform decision making about the registration and use of antibacterial medicines in Australia.