• To promote the concepts of Ombudsman ship and to encourage its development in Asia.
  • To develop professionalism in discharging the functions of Ombudsman.
  • To encourage and support research and study regarding the institution of Ombudsman.
  • To sponsor training and educational programme for the institutions of Ombudsman in the region.
  • To provide scholarships, fellowships, grants and other types of financial support to individuals for study relating to the institution of the Ombudsman.
  • To collect, store, disseminate information and research data about the institution of Ombudsman.
  • To facilitate exchange of information and experiences among the Ombudsmen of the region.
  • To plan, arrange and supervise periodic conferences of the Ombudsmen of the Asian countries/regions.
  • To undertake such other matters necessary to further the above objectives of the Association.