Notification of Midwife Private Practice - Western Australia

Service summary

You will be required to lodge this notification if you are a midwife intending to enter into private practice.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this notification you must:

  • provide your Midwifery Registration Number
  • provide details of your professional indemnity insurance
  • submit the required forms
  • pay the required fees.

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




Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.



You must submit this notification prior to the commencement of your private practice.

Administering agency

Department of Health
Nursing and Midwifery Office

Act(s) name

Health Act 1911 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Health (Notifications by Midwives) Regulations 1994 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Principal Midwifery Advisor
Department of Health
Nursing and Midwifery Office

Operating address:
Nursing and Midwifery Office
(Level 2, B Block) Department of Health
Western Australia 6849
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 52
Perth Business Centre
Western Australia 6849


08 9222 6876

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