AAF Support

The AAF Support desk is monitored Monday to Friday 8am – 4pm AEST | support@aaf.edu.au

AAF Notifications

Our commitment to you during COVID-19

Given the announcement of COVID-19 as a pandemic and its impact on our global research and education communities, the AAF has taken action to ensure we can continue to support your teaching, learning and research needs. Find out more on our website.

New AAF website is live!

Our new website was designed to make sharing information easier with you. We want to help you find the information with intuitive navigation and accessible design. 

Visit aaf.edu.au to see the new site. 

AAF Updates

Current events underway within the AAF and the ORCID Consourtium

Upgrade to Shibboleth version 4

It’s time to upgrade to Shibboleth IdP version 4, with the end-of-life  of version 3 at end of the year. Review your options below, and please contact us if you have any questions.

Feel free to contact AAF Support to discuss your upgrade options.

Identity Provider Health Check


To ensure all AAF subscribers are providing safe and secure access, the AAF is running a free IdP health check activity. This assessment will give you the opportunity to clearly understand your federation connection and how we can assist you to maximise your subscription. There is no cost to complete the assessment and all results are confidential.  


  • increase confidence in your organisation’s security
  • experience a faster compliance submission process
  • ensure your users are protected when using services with your organisation.


To complete the assessment, go to https://s.surveyanyplace.com/healthcheck2020 

 If you have any questions, please email support@aaf.edu.au


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