Accreditation of Medical Practitioner to Assess Permanent Impairment from Work-Related Injury - Tasmania


You will require this accreditation if you intend to provide assessment of permanent impairment of an injured worker as a result of a work-related injury.

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 accreditation you must:

  • be a licensed medical practitioner
  • complete and submit all necessary forms and documentation
  • complete a module of training provided by WorkCover Tasmania.

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


Accreditation comes into force on the day in which it is granted.


Accreditation remains in place unless revoked or suspended.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

No fees are required.

Act(s) name

Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Regulations 2011 Tasmania

Lodgement process


Please lodge your application form, and any associated documents directly with the Agency. You will need to attach a completed questionnaire form to your application form.

Approval time

Providing there are no problems with processing your application, your accreditation will usually be approved one or two days after receiving your application.

Administering agency

Department of Justice

WorkSafe Tasmania

WorkCover Tasmania

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:


WorkCover Tasmania

WorkSafe Tasmania

Department of Justice

Operating address: 30 Gordons Hill Road
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Mailing address: PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Phone: 03 6166 4600
Phone: 1300 366 322
Website: WorkCover Tasmania (Opens in new window)