Register as a Chinese Medicine Practitioner - Tasmania

Service summary

You are required to be registered if you intend to use any of the following protected titles:

  • Chinese medicine practitioner;
  • Chinese herbal dispenser;
  • Chinese herbal medicine practitioner;
  • Oriental medicine practitioner; and
  • Acupuncturist.

Please note that the types of activities considered a part of Chinese medicine may be updated or changed from time to time.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

You may be eligible for general, non-practising or limited registration if you are:

  • Qualified for registration in the relevant health profession;
  • Not disqualified under law from applying, or being registered; and
  • Meet any other requirements stated in the registration standard.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

One year.

Expiry

30 November.

Fees

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Fees are listed on the attached document.

Additional information

Registration as a Chinese Practitioner is divided into three divisions:

  • Acupuncture;
  • Chinese herbal medicine; and
  • Chinese herbal dispensing.

If you intend on registering more than one division you will have to make an additional application and pay additional fees.

Administering agency

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

Act(s) name

Health Practitioner Regulation National Law (Tasmania) Act 2010 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

Operating address:
Level 12
86 Collins Street
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 9958
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

1300 419 495

Phone:

03 9275 9009

Supporting information

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