Trusted, accurate, impartial

AAP is Australia’s national news agency, delivering a continuous stream of breaking news, information and photographs direct to subscribers.

Media companies have trusted AAP Newswire content for more than eight decades. Our news service sets the standard for accuracy, reliability, relevance and impartiality.

With an international network of journalists, photographers and producers, AAP Newswire covers all the significant stories which shape the daily news agenda – across national and international news, politics, sports and finance.

Trusted, accurate and impartial

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News feeds

Ready-to-publish stories and photos delivered as the news unfolds. All content is original - created by our team of professional journalists, producers and photographers.

Every story is carefully reviewed and verified through a rigorous sub-editing process. Stories are delivered with an SEO-crafted headline, a 20-word abstract and a “news value” ranking to enable publishers to readily identify the most important content.

News feeds are delivered via multiple channels, including APIs, FTP and our multi-media portal Newsroom. Delivery of content is customised for a subscribers’ requirements.

These content elements, workflow and delivery combine to underpin the trust subscribers have in our services.


Every day our photographers are on assignment at the most important news events, filing hundreds of images.

Additionally, AAP Photos has the world covered through our partners Associated Press (AP), European Pressphoto Agency (EPA), PA Media and many others.

The quality, range and volume of photographs captured each day provides subscribers with great choice to publish the right image. All images include detailed and accurate captions.

Our AAP Photos library contains more than 6 million images and video across all genres – national and international news, sports, business, entertainment and lifestyle. The library also includes a vast collection of stock images.


Keep up to date with everything going on at home and abroad with Agenda.

Forming a critical role in our offering on the Newsroom platform, Agenda is an interactive portal showcasing AAP’s diary of events and coverage plans.

Get up- to- the- minute information on what’s on, how AAP is covering an issue and when that content will be available to subscribers – plus enjoy access to AAP’s Editorial team via an email link with each item.

The Agenda platform is fully integrated with our news feeds, putting the latest news and information right at your fingertips

AAP FactCheck

AAP FactCheck is committed to truth and accuracy. Our aim is to bring greater accountability to public discourse and minimise the impact of misinformation.

Our conclusions about the veracity of news and social media content are formed through rigorous questioning, careful consideration of evidence and verification using multiple sources.

We meet the highest international factchecking standards and are accredited with the Poynter Institute’s International Fact-Checking Network.

AAP FactCheck is staffed by experienced journalists trained in traditional and digital fact-checking methods. We work within a framework approved by the independent AAP Standards committee, and compliant with AAP’s rigorous editorial standards.