Approved Vocational Rehabilitation Provider - Western Australia

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to provide vocational rehabilitation services in Western Australia. Vocational rehabilitation services are also sometimes called workplace rehabilitation services.

Vocational Rehabilitation Providers are commonly health professional such as occupational therapists, physiotherapists or psychologists who have expertise in addressing the physical, psychological and / or workplace barriers that may prevent an injured worker returning to work.

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

To be eligible for this approval you must:

  • be able to achieve performance criteria established by the Accreditation and Monitoring Committee
  • be able to adhere to reporting requirements and Quality Assurance Standards
  • comply with the National Standards for Workplace Rehabilitation Providers
  • submit the required form
  • pay the required fee.

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

Duration

Up to three years, until 30th June of the third year.

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.

Act(s) name

Workers' Compensation and Injury Management Act 1981 WA

Regulation(s) name

Workers' Compensation and Injury Management Regulations 1982 WA

Lodgement process

Renew

You are required to submit a renewal application to the Agency by the 31st of December before the year that their approval is due to expire.

Administering agency

WorkCover Western Australia

Contact details

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

Enquiries

WorkCover Western Australia

Operating address: 2 Bedbrook Place
Shenton Park
Western Australia 6008
Phone: 08 9388 5555
Phone: 1300 794 744
Fax: 08 9388 5550
Email: postmaster@workcover.wa.gov.au