Practising Certificates

You may need to apply for or renew a practising certificate if you have lost contact, you are returning to practise after an extended absence, or are going overseas. You can also update your practising status or other details, or quickly and easily register online.

Returning to Practise after an Absence

If you wish to return to practise after an absence of three or more years, the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003  that you are competent to practise before issuing a Practising Certificate.

Best Practice Guidelines

Access the Board’s best practice guidelines, the Code of Ethics, the Family Courts Practice Note, and other information.

Cultural Competence

Cultural competence involves possessing the skills to perform psychological tasks while recognising diverse world views.

Competence Reviews

Competence Reviews are conducted for the purpose of assessing a psychologist’s current competence.

Complaints & Concerns

Access our guidelines for practitioners undergoing the complaints process. Read more about complaints and how they are managed.

Fitness Notifications

Concerned about your own or a colleague’s current fitness to practice?

Health Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal

The Health Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal hears and determines charges against all types of health practitioners covered by the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act.