The Australasian College of Podiatric Surgeons (ACPS) is a national organisation. The ACPS surgical training program is approved by the Podiatry Board of Australia as a program of study for specialist registration as a podiatric surgeon. The Australian and New Zealand Podiatry Accreditation Council has accredited the ACPS training program until 2020. The primary functions of the ACPS include training and education of podiatric surgeons, ongoing accreditation of individual podiatric surgeons and advocacy. The ACPS is committed to the advancement of knowledge of podiatric surgery, and endeavours to uphold the highest standards in foot and ankle surgical care by podiatric surgeons within the community.