a. To promote the interest and advancement of the specialty of Anaesthesia in all facets in Nigeria.

b. To provide the much needed communication and interaction among physicians practicing Anaesthesia in Nigeria.

c. To guide and assist the government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in the provision of an efficient and effective anaesthetic service to the people of Nigeria.

d. To cater for the welfare of all physician anaesthetists in Nigeria and maintain a good standard of practice and ethics in the specialty.