Continuing Professional Development Provider Approval - Australian Government


You will require this approval if you intend to operate as an educational or training facility that provides approved continuing professional development (CPD) to migration agents. All CPD providers must be approved by the Authority before they can submit CPD activity applications for consideration.

CPD Providers must also comply with the Continuing Professional Development Approved Provider Standard Conditions, which covers areas such as:

  • the approval of CPD activities
  • provider policies and procedures
  • staff, trainers, developers, facilitators and assessors of CPD activities.

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 approval you must:

  • satisfy the Agency that the activity/training will help improve the professionalism of registered migration agents, including their knowledge of migration procedures, professional ethics and relevant skills
  • have practical experience or academic qualifications in the subject matter of the activity
  • have agreed in writing to comply with the Continuing Professional Development Approved Provider Standard Conditions
  • be of good character and repute.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $1240.00

Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Migration Act 1958 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Migration Agents Regulations 1998 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Home Affairs

Office of the Migration Agents Registration Authority

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.