Register with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

Smooth the path from study to work

Follow these 5 simple steps to register with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. These steps are also available as a handy guide for you to take with you.

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Register with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
Register with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

Step 1

Head over to the AHPRA Graduate Application to get the ball rolling on your registration, you should start the process 4 to 6 weeks before you complete your course.

Register with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

Step 2

Applicants fill out an online application or download an application form. Remember, all applications, whether online or off, require some documents to be sent via mail

Register with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

Step 3

CDU will advise AHPRA when applicants are eligible to graduate.

Register with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

Step 4

AHPRA finalises assessment, confirms registration, publishes new graduates' names on the Register of Practitioners and sends out registration certificates.

Register with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

Step 5

New graduates registered with their profession's National Board are eligible to start working as soon as their name is published on the Register of Practitioners.