The Objectives of Doctors for the Environment (Australia) Incorporated are:
- To protect human health through the protection and restoration of our natural environment.
- To alert doctors and the public to the health effects of environmental degradation locally and worldwide using the best available scientific evidence and the precautionary principle.
- To work towards sustainable development which meets the needs of the present generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.
- To do all appropriate things incidental to such objectives