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Call for applications

05 Dec 2014

Applications are now sought for medical practitioner members from various states and territories to fill board member vacancies.

The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) supports the 14 National Health Profession Boards in their primary role of protecting the public. AHPRA manages the registration and notification handling processes for health practitioners and students across Australia.

State, territory and regional boards exercise their functions in the jurisdiction to provide an effective and timely local response to health practitioners and other persons.

Applications are now sought for medical practitioner members from the following states and territories:

  • Northern Territory Board of the Medical Board of Australia
  • South Australian Board of the Medical Board of Australia
  • Victorian Board of the Medical Board of Australia

Board appointments are made by the Northern Territory, South Australian and Victorian Minister for Health under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law Act. These appointments are for up to three years, with eligibility for reappointment.

Your application will be assessed by a Selection Advisory Panel for appointable positions.

For more information on the role and the application process, please download the application guide and application forms below. Please ensure that all forms are completed and signed.

Candidate information pack and application forms

Applicants are encouraged to contact AHPRA on 1300 419 495 for assistance in submitting a complete application or alternatively via email to

Applications close by 5.00pm AEDT on Monday 12 January 2015.

Page reviewed 5/12/2014