To assist it in achieving its vision, IPAN will seek to (its objectives):

  1. Promote an independent Australian foreign policy, a policy that builds peace and promotes non-violent resolution of any conflicts in our region;
  2. Oppose the establishment of any foreign military bases, and the deployment of any foreign troops and/or military hardware, in Australia and the Asia-Pacific;
  3. Provide information, analysis, coordination and other assistance for affiliates and other NGOs, unions, churches, and community groups, to campaign on Australia’s peace and security options;
  4. Build links with peoples and organisations in the Asia-Pacific campaigning for peace and against military bases and troops in the region;
  5. Promote a vision of a peaceful, just and sustainable Australia.