Register as an Optometrist - Western Australia

Description

You are required to be registered if you intend to practise as an optometrist in Australia. Optometrists are mainly involved in the measuring of vision, prescribing corrective lenses where necessary and detecting eye disease.

Please note that the types of activities considered a part of optometry may be updated or changed from time to time.

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

You may be eligible for general, limited or non-practising registration if you are:

  • qualified for registration in the relevant health profession
  • not disqualified under law from applying, or being registered, and
  • able to meet any other requirements stated in the registration standard.

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

Duration

One year.

Expiry

30 November.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Fees are listed on the attached document.

Act(s) name

Health Practitioner Regulation National Law (WA) Act 2010 WA

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.

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
Phone: 03 9275 9009
Website: Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Opens in new window)