Allied Health and Health Science Registration Boards

The following professions are required to register with the relevant Registration Boards before practising in Western Australia.

Profession Registration Board

Professional Body

Skills Recognition
Medical Imaging Technology
Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia
(external site)

Australian Institute of Radiography (external site)
Australian Institute of Radiography (external site)
Nuclear Medicine Technology
Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia
(external site)
Australian and New Zealand Society of Nuclear Medicine (external site) Australian and New Zealand Society of Nuclear Medicine (external site)
Occupational Therapy
Occupational Therapy Board of Australia (external site) Occupational Therapy Australia (external site) Occupational Therapy Council (Australia & New Zealand) Ltd (external site)
Pharmacy The Pharmacy Board of Australia (external site) Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (external site) Australian Pharmacy Council (external site)
Physiotherapy Physiotherapy Board of Australia (external site) Australian Physiotherapy Association (external site) Australian Physiotherapy Council (external site)
Podiatry Podiatrists Registration Board of Australia
(external site)
Australasian Podiatry Council (external site) Australasian Podiatry Council (external site)
Psychology (Clinical) Psychology Board of Australia (external site)
The Australian Psychological Society (external site)
Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (external site)
Radiation Therapy
Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia
(external site)
Australian Institute of Radiography (external site) Australian Institute of Radiotherapy (external site)


The following professions are self-regulated in Western Australia.

Profession

Professional Body

Skills Recognition
Audiology

Audiology Society of Australia Inc (external site)

Audio Society of Australia – overseas applicants (external site)

Biomedical Engineering

Engineers Australia (external site)

Australasian College of Physical Scientists and Engineers in Medicine (external site)

Engineers Australia (external site)

Clinical Perfusion

Australian and New Zealand College of Perfusionists (external site)

Australasian Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion (external site)

Dietetics

Dietitians Association of Australia (external site)

Dietitians Association of Australia (external site)

Exercise Physiology

Exercise and Sports Science Australia
(external site)

Exercise and Sports Science Australia
(external site)

Medical Librarianship

Australian Library and Information Association (external site)

Australian Library and Information Association (external site)

Medical Physics Australasian College of Physical Scientists and Engineers in Medicine (external site)

Australasian College of Physical Scientists and Engineers in Medicine (external site)

Medical Science

Australian Institute of Medical Scientist
(external site)

Australian Institute of Medical Scientist
(external site)

Neurophysiology Technology

Association of Neurophysiological Technologists of Australia (external site)

Association of Neurophysiological Technologists of Australia (external site)

Orthoptics

Orthoptics Australia (external site)

Australian Orthoptic Board (external site)

Orthotics and Prosthetics

Australian Orthotic Prosthetic Association
(external site)

Australian Orthotic Prosthetic Association
(external site)

Respiratory Science

Australian and New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science (external site)

Australian and New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science (external site)

Social Work

Australian Association of Social Worker
(external site)

Australian Association of Social Worker
(external site)

Sonography

Australian Sonographers Association (external site)

Australian Sonographer Accreditation Registry (external site)

Sleep Technology

Australasian Sleep Technologists Association (external site)

Australasian Sleep Technologists Association (external site)

Speech Pathology

Speech Pathology Australia (external site)

Speech Pathology Australia (external site)

Produced by

Office of the Chief Health Professions Officer