You are required to be registered if you intend to practise as a
podiatrist in Australia. A podiatrist is involved in the diagnosis and
treatment of problems associated with feet, ankles and related areas. If
you have specialised as a podiatric surgeon you will also be required
to register to practise. Podiatric surgeons use surgical procedures in
the treatment of problems associated with the feet, ankles and related
Please note that the types of activities considered a part of podiatry may be updated or changed from time to time.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.