Recognition of Fellows of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners - Australian Government

Description

You may require this recognition if you intend to practise as a general practitioner and claim Medicare benefits.

A medical practitioner may apply to be included on the Agency's list of recognised Fellows of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP). A medical practitioner on the Fellows List can use or request a larger number of items on the Medicare benefits schedule. The Medicare benefits schedule details the type of medical treatment certain medical practitioners can prescribe and which the government will contribute toward the cost of providing.

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 must provide evidence that you are a current Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP).

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

Duration

A practitioner can remain on the Fellows List unless they are removed at their request, or for failing to meet the RACGPs minimum quality assurance and continuing medical education requirements..

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

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

Administering agency

Department of Human Services

Medicare Australia

Contact details

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Medicare Provider Enquiries, Tasmania, Provider Eligibility Section

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9822
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 132150
Fax: 03 62155700

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Medicare Provider Enquiries, Australian Capital Territory, Provider Eligibility Section

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9822
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 132150
Fax: 02 98953439

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Medicare Provider Enquiries, Queensland, Provider Eligibility Section

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9822
Brisbane, Queensland 4001
Phone: 132150
Fax: 07 30045634

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Medicare Provider Enquiries, New South Wales, Provider Eligibility Section

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9822
Sydney, New South Wales 2001
Phone: 132150
Fax: 02 98953439

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Medicare Provider Enquiries, Victoria, Provider Eligibility Section

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9822
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 132150
Fax: 03 96057984

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Medicare Provider Enquiries, Western Australia, Provider Eligibility Section

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9822
Perth, Western Australia 6001
Phone: 132150
Fax: 08 92148201

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Medicare Provider Enquiries, Northern Territory, Provider Eligibility Section

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9822
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Phone: 132150
Fax: 08 89226322

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Medicare Provider Enquiries, South Australia, Provider Eligibility Section

Mailing address: GPO BOX 9822
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Phone: 132150
Fax: 08 82749307