Accreditation of an Initial Teacher Education Programme - Western Australia


You will require this accreditation if you intend to provide an initial teacher education programme. An initial teacher education programme is designed to prepare people to teach in a school. You will not require this accreditation if your programme is accredited under a recognised national accreditation scheme for initial education programmes. To gain accreditation, your programme will be required to meet accreditation standards issued by the Agency.

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 registered higher education provider or an authorised non-university institution
  • ensure that your proposed course meets the accreditation standards.

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


5 years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $2111.00
Renew Renewal All $2111.00

Act(s) name

Teacher Registration Act 2012 WA

Regulation(s) name

Teacher Registration (Accreditation of Initial Teacher Education Programmes) Regulations 2012 WA

Administering agency

Department of Education

Teacher Registration Board of Western Australia

Contact details

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


Teacher Registration Board of Western Australia

Department of Education

Operating address: Level 9
20 Walters Drive
Osborne Park, Western Australia 6017
Mailing address: PO BOX 1416
Osborne Park DC, Western Australia 6916
Phone: 08 9230 0600
Phone: 1300 652 911
Fax: 08 9230 0650
Website: Teacher Registration Board of Western Australia (Opens in new window)