From 1 December 2018, paramedics must be registered with the Paramedicine Board of Australia (the Board) and meet the Board's registration standards in order to practise in Australia.
Your registration will be recognised in all the states and territories of Australia, and your name will be included on a public register of practitioners, which is managed by AHPRA.
To be eligible for registration as a paramedic you must be both qualified and suitable for registration.
To be qualified for registration as a paramedic you will need either:
More information can be found on the Qualifications for registration page.
Paramedics who have current registration to practice as a paramedic in New Zealand may apply for registration under the provisions of the Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Act.
To be deemed suitable for registration as a paramedic you must: