Health Workforce Certificate - Australian Government


You will need this certificate if you intend to fill a primary healthcare position with an overseas trained doctor using sponsored visa nominations.

This certificate will only be provided where the position responds to a genuine workforce need as determined by the Department of Health's Assessment Tool.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

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


Six months


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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Act(s) name

Migration Act 1958 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Migration (LIN 19/048: Specification of Occupations???Subclass 482 Visa) Instrument 2019 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Health

Contact details

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