Psychologist Registration - New South Wales


You need to be registered to practise as a psychologist. Registered psychologists study, diagnose and treat the mental processes and behaviour of their patients and can use the protected title of psychologist.

There are three different types of registration offered to practitioners:

  • general
  • provisional
  • non-practising.

The following nine endorsements available for psychologists with additional qualifications and expertise in the following areas of practice:

  • community psychology
  • clinical psychology
  • counselling psychology
  • forensic psychology
  • heath psychology
  • clinical neuropsychology
  • organisational psychology
  • sport and exercise psychology
  • education and development psychology.

Please use the contact details below to find out 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 registration you must:

  • hold an approved qualification
  • meet the requirements stated in the registration standards.

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


One year


30 November


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $486.00

Fees for 2021-22

Act(s) name

Health Practitioner Regulation (Adoption of National Law) Act 2009 New South Wales

Administering agency

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

New South Wales Office

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

New South Wales
Operating address: Level 51
680 George Street
New South Wales 2000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 9958
Sydney, New South Wales 2001
Phone: 1300 419 495
Website: Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Opens in new window)