The motivation for surf lifesavers to give freely of their time is to be found in surflife saving environments that value;
1. Safety and Support
2. Caring and Camaraderie
3. Trust and Teamwork
4. Respect and Responsibility
As part of the surf lifesaving community, each individual makes a commitment to actively encourage behaviours that promote a supportive and nurturing environment and contribute to our core purpose:
"To save lives, create great Australians and build better communities".
The Member Protection Policy aims to assist SLSA to uphold its core values and create a safe, fair and inclusive environment for everyone associated with our organisation.
It sets out our commitment to ensure that every person involved in our organisation is treated with respect and dignity and protected from discrimination, harassment and abuse. It also ensures that everyone involved in our organisation is aware of their legal and ethical rights and responsibilities, aswell as the standards of behaviour expected of them.