Registration as a Paramedic - Western Australia

Description

You are required to be registered if you intend to practise using the title of 'paramedic' in Australia, including if you work in a non-clinical role. A paramedic generally provide emergency care to sick or injured people outside of a hospital or care facility.

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 registration, you must be qualified and a show that you are a suitable person. More information about approved and accepted qualifications, and other requirements for gaining and maintaining your registration, is provided in the documents linked below.

Duration

Annual

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

You will need to pay a one-time application fee.  Application fees for general, limited and non-practising registration are listed on the linked fee schedule.

Apply Licence All

You will need to pay an annual registration fee.  Registration fees for general, limited and non-practising registration are listed on the linked fee schedule.

Act(s) name

Health Practitioner Regulation National Law (WA) Act 2010 Western Australia

Approval time

It usually takes up to 10 days to assess a completed application. Complex, graduate or applications from overseas may take 4 - 6 weeks or longer to assess.

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:

Enquiries, AHPRA Western Australia

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

Operating address: Level 1
541 Hay Street
Subiaco
Western Australia 6008
Mailing address: GPO BOX 9958
Perth, Western Australia 6001
Phone: 1300 419 495
Website: Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Opens in new window)