Anatomy Practice Licence - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to practise anatomy. Anatomy is the dissection of human bodies for the purpose of education or research. Anatomy may only be practised at an authorised school of anatomy.

You will require a separate licence if you intend to operate a school of anatomy.

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 licence you must:

  • be the person in charge of an authorised school of anatomy
  • be considered a fit and proper person
  • complete the required forms
  • pay any prescribed fees.

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



As specified on the licence.



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



Application for an Anatomy Practice Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Health

Act(s) name

Anatomy Act 1930 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Department of Health

Operating address:
189 Royal Street
East Perth
Western Australia 6004
Mailing address:
PO Box 8172
Perth BC,Western Australia,


08 9222 4222


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