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News

Read the latest news affecting the physiotherapy profession.  

  

24 Apr 2017

Public holiday closures

All AHPRA offices will be closed on Tuesday 25 April 2017 due to the Anzac Day national public holiday.
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20 Apr 2017

Responsible advertising of health services: Practitioners reminded about their legal obligations on advertising

Registered practitioners are reminded to check, correct and comply with their professional and legal advertising obligations.
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13 Apr 2017

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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13 Apr 2017

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia has released its latest newsletter.
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16 Mar 2017

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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07 Mar 2017

Physiotherapy regulation at work: Protecting the public in 2015/16

A profession-specific annual report summary that looks into the work of the Physiotherapy Board of Australia over the year to 30 June 2016 has now been published.
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24 Feb 2017

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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16 Jan 2017

Local insights, National Scheme: State and territory summaries published

Individual annual report summaries for each state and territory, offering insights into how the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme is operating across Australia, have now been published.
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News Archives

2016

22 Dec 2016

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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13 Dec 2016

Guidance issued on endorsements about scheduled medicines

The Australian Health Workforce Ministerial Council (Ministerial Council) has recently endorsed Guidance for National Boards: Applications to the Ministerial Council for approval of endorsements in relation to scheduled medicines under section 14 of the National Law1 (the Guidance).
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12 Dec 2016

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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07 Dec 2016

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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01 Dec 2016

Revised standard for recency of practice takes effect from today

The revised registration standard for recency of practice takes effect today.
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29 Nov 2016

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia has released its latest newsletter.
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21 Nov 2016

Physiotherapists reminded to renew registration by 30 November

Physiotherapists have until 30 November to renew their registration on time.
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17 Nov 2016

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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17 Nov 2016

Tasmania office closure and new location

AHPRA’s Tasmanian office will be closed to the public on Friday 18 November 2016 and will reopen on Monday 21 November 2016 at a new location. The office will continue to be located in Hobart.
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10 Nov 2016

Consistency, efficiency and effectiveness were key to protecting the public in 2015/16

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia’s focus in 2015/16 was consistency, efficiency and effectiveness in undertaking the Board’s regulatory role, according to information published by AHPRA today in its 2015/16 annual report.
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26 Oct 2016

Board and AHPRA publish health profession agreement

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia (the Board) and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) have published the health profession agreement (HPA) for 2016-20.
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24 Oct 2016

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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14 Oct 2016

Students seeking registration urged to apply online now

Final-year students who will soon complete an approved program of study can go online now to apply for registration before they graduate.
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12 Oct 2016

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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10 Oct 2016

Video explains online renewal of registration which is now open

A new video explains online renewal of registration which is now open for physiotherapists.
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04 Oct 2016

More information about your advertising obligations

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia (the Board) today published further information to help registered health practitioners to better understand their advertising obligations.
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27 Sep 2016

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia has released its latest newsletter.
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12 Sep 2016

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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01 Sep 2016

Physiotherapy Board of Australia fees set for 2016/17

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia (the Board) has announced that the national registration fee for physiotherapists for 2016/17 has again been reduced.
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06 Jul 2016

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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01 Jul 2016

Revised PII standard for all physiotherapists takes effect from today

In December 2015, the Board published a revised registration standard for professional indemnity insurance (PII) arrangements that takes effect from today.
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09 Jun 2016

Funding determination for Queensland Office of the Health Ombudsman

The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) has received a letter from the Queensland Government, formally notifying of the determination of fees to be paid from AHPRA to the Queensland Office of the Health Ombudsman (OHO) for 2015-2016.
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06 Jun 2016

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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06 Jun 2016

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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13 May 2016

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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08 Apr 2016

Physiotherapy regulation at work in Australia, 2014/15

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia (the Board) has released its report for 2014/15.
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06 Apr 2016

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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06 Apr 2016

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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21 Mar 2016

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia has released its latest newsletter.
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18 Mar 2016

Call for applications

Call for applications for appointment to National Boards regulating health professions across Australia. 
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07 Mar 2016

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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12 Feb 2016

Protecting the public: Local data summaries from a national scheme

Local reports have today been released for each state and territory on Australia’s regulatory scheme for health practitioners, providing a unique insight on local outcomes within a national scheme.
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02 Feb 2016

Revised standard for recency of practice published today

A revised registration standard for recency of practice has today been published by the Physiotherapy Board of Australia.
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2015

22 Dec 2015

Health practitioner regulation: Learn how you’re protected

A new video and an accompanying infographic explaining the Australia-wide scheme that is in place to protect members of the public were launched today by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
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10 Dec 2015

Revised standards for PII arrangements published today

A revised registration standard for Professional indemnity insurance (PII) arrangements has today been published by the Physiotherapy Board of Australia.
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07 Dec 2015

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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03 Dec 2015

Are you a graduate applying for registration?

Read this important information that explains what you need to know.
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02 Dec 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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01 Dec 2015

Revised registration standard takes effect from today

The revised registration standard for Continuing professional development takes effect today. 
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20 Nov 2015

Physiotherapists reminded to renew registration by 30 November

Physiotherapists have until 30 November to renew their registration to avoid paying a late fee.
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18 Nov 2015

National drug screening protocol

There are health practitioners with a history of substance misuse who have restrictions placed on their registration. These restrictions are generally designed to keep the public safe while the practitioner remains in practice.
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18 Nov 2015

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest newsletter.
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16 Nov 2015

Final-year students urged to apply for registration online now

Final-year students who will soon complete an approved program of study can go online now to apply for registration before they graduate.
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06 Nov 2015

Call for applications

Call for applications for appointment to the list of approved persons for appointment to panels for the Physiotherapy Board of Australia, and the National Registration and Notifications Committee.
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06 Nov 2015

2014/15 National Scheme annual report launched

The 2014/15 annual report: AHPRA and National Boards has been published.
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05 Nov 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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30 Oct 2015

Revised CPD standard for all physiotherapists published today

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia, which regulates Australia’s 27,500 registered physiotherapists, today published the revised continuing professional development (CPD) standard , which will come in to effect on 1 December 2015. 
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16 Oct 2015

Board and AHPRA publish health profession agreement

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia (the Board) and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) have published the health profession agreement (HPA) for 2015/16.
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06 Oct 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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06 Oct 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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28 Sep 2015

Online renewal of registration is now open

Online renewal of registration is now open for physiotherapists registered in Australia.
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11 Sep 2015

Update your contact details to receive registration renewal reminders

Are your contact details up to date? Registration renewal reminders will be sent to registrants soon.
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02 Sep 2015

Physiotherapy Board of Australia sets fee for 2015/16

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia (the Board) has announced that the national registration fee for physiotherapists for 2015/16 has been reduced.
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14 Aug 2015

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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07 Aug 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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30 Jul 2015

Newsletter - Issue 12

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest newsletter.
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09 Jul 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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08 Jul 2015

Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases the answers to its survey

Thanks again to all those who contributed to the registrant survey which the Board conducted earlier this year.
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01 Jul 2015

Revised English language and criminal history standards take effect today

Revised English language and criminal history standards take effect from today.
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05 Jun 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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26 May 2015

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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21 May 2015

Revised criminal history registration standard will take effect from 1 July

A revised criminal history registration standard will come in to effect for all registrants from 1 July 2015.
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21 May 2015

Revised English language skills registration standards taking effect from 1 July

Revised English language skills registration standards take effect from 1 July for all registrants.
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04 May 2015

Call for views on how we approach regulation

National Boards and AHPRA are seeking feedback through an online survey on the regulatory principles that were launched in July last year.
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01 May 2015

Australia and New Zealand Launch Joint Physiotherapy Practice Threshold Statements

Australia and New Zealand have launched the first bi national physiotherapy practice threshold statements at a joint meeting of both countries’ key physiotherapy stakeholders held in Singapore today.
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02 Apr 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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24 Mar 2015

Security alert - keep your web browser updated

We are making changes to our websites to make sure that your information is kept safe.
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06 Mar 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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05 Mar 2015

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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03 Mar 2015

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest newsletter.
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18 Feb 2015

Adelaide office closed for relocation

The Adelaide office will be closed for relocation from Thursday 19 February 2015 and will re-open on Monday 23 February 2015 at 12.00pm.
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16 Feb 2015

AHPRA strengthens national drug screening

AHPRA and National Boards to introduce hair testing for all practitioners with substance related impairment.
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04 Feb 2015

New approach to international criminal history checks launches today

A new procedure for checking international criminal history that provides greater public protection takes effect today.
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07 Jan 2015

Statement on the use of titles

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia provides advice to practitioners about the use of titles.
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06 Jan 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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2014

05 Dec 2014

Physiotherapist permanently disqualified for professional misconduct

Mr Bharath Devadas - permanently disqualified from applying for registration as a physiotherapist.
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04 Dec 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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04 Dec 2014

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases a report of its work

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia has published a report of its work in regulating the physiotherapy profession in the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme during 2013/14.
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02 Dec 2014

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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27 Nov 2014

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest newsletter.
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21 Nov 2014

National Board reminds physiotherapists to renew registration by 30 November

Physiotherapists have less than two weeks to renew their registration with the Physiotherapy Board of Australia to avoid paying a late fee.
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17 Nov 2014

Joint public consultation on proposed binational practice thresholds for the physiotherapy profession

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia and the Physiotherapy Board of New Zealand have jointly released a consultation paper on draft proposed binational practice thresholds for the physiotherapy profession.
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13 Nov 2014

New approach to International criminal history checks

From early 2015, National Boards and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) will implement a new procedure for checking international criminal history.
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07 Nov 2014

2013/14 National Scheme Annual Report published

AHPRA and the National Boards have released their 2013/14 Annual Report on the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme.
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06 Nov 2014

Tribunal reprimands and suspends physiotherapist

The Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal has reprimanded Mr Alexander Browning and suspended his registration as a physiotherapist for two months.
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30 Oct 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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17 Oct 2014

Call for applications

Applications are now sought for appointments to upcoming vacancies for chairs (from practitioner members), practitioner members and community members.
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13 Oct 2014

Final-year students urged to apply for registration online now

Final-year students who will soon complete an approved program of study can go online now to apply for registration before they graduate.
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06 Oct 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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23 Sep 2014

Online renewal of registration is now open

Online renewal of registration to practise in Australia is now open for physiotherapists.
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15 Sep 2014

Media release

The Board and AHPRA publish the Health Profession Agreement for 2014/2015.
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09 Sep 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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27 Aug 2014

Media release

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia has announced the registration fee for physiotherapists for 2014/15.
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21 Aug 2014

Preparing for registration as a physiotherapist

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia has prepared a presentation to assist in understanding what it means to be a registered physiotherapist in Australia.
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21 Aug 2014

Call for applications

Call for applications for physiotherapists to join the Physiotherapy Board of Australia's list of approved persons for appointment to panels and/or the Physiotherapy Advisor List.
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14 Aug 2014

We have new homepages!

Today we have launched new homepage designs across all our websites.
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11 Aug 2014

Joint communique - 8 August 2014

The Physiotherapy Board of Australian and the Physiotherapy Board of New Zealand have released their second communique on their joint project to develop shared entry level qualifying statements for the physiotherapy profession.
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11 Aug 2014

Certificate of Registration Status (CoRS) now available online

Registered health practitioners using the AHPRA portal can now request a Certificate of Registration Status (CoRS) online.
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11 Aug 2014

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Physiotherapy Board releases its latest newsletter.
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01 Aug 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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25 Jul 2014

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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24 Jul 2014

Media release

The National Boards are calling for feedback on guidelines on the regulatory management of health practitioners with blood borne infectious diseases.
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16 Jul 2014

Media release

Mr Bharath Devadas - permanently disqualified from applying for registration as a physiotherapist.
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14 Jul 2014

Media release

On 1 July 2014 all Boards and AHPRA launched refreshed regulatory principles for regulating in the public interest. It also marked our 4th birthday and new arrangements in Qld.
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07 Jul 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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07 Jul 2014

Joint communique

Binational entry level qualifying statements - Communiqué July 2014.
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11 Jun 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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21 May 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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20 May 2014

Media release

Updated Advertising guidelines published today by National Boards.
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02 May 2014

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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28 Apr 2014

Public consultation on a review of the Physiotherapy registration standards and guidelines

Community and health practitioner feedback is sought on a review of the Physiotherapy registration standards and guidelines. Consultation is open until 30 June 2014.
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09 Apr 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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25 Mar 2014

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Physiotherapy Board releases its latest newsletter.
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17 Mar 2014

Revised guidelines, code and policy effective today

Revised guidelines and code of conduct, and a new social media policy, come into effect for all physiotherapists today.
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13 Mar 2014

Unplanned office closure alert

The AHPRA Northern Territory office has reopened
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06 Mar 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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25 Feb 2014

Joint communique

Binational entry level qualifying statements - Communique February 2014.
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14 Feb 2014

Media release

The National Boards have published revised guidelines and codes of conduct, and a new social media policy, which come into effect from mid-March.
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06 Jan 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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2013

05 Dec 2013

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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20 Nov 2013

Media release

The National Board is reminding physiotherapists to renew registration by 30 November.
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07 Nov 2013

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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04 Nov 2013

AHPRA Melbourne office closed on Tuesday 5 November 2013

The AHPRA Melbourne office will be closed on Tuesday 5 November 2013 due to the Melbourne Cup public holiday.
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01 Nov 2013

Media release

The 2012/13 National Scheme Annual Report, which includes a report from the Physiotherapy Board of Australia, has been published.
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25 Oct 2013

Media release

Community and health practitioner feedback is sought on the English language skills and criminal history registration standards which are now under review.
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11 Oct 2013

Media release

Board and AHPRA publish health profession agreement
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08 Oct 2013

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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08 Oct 2013

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Physiotherapy Board releases its latest newsletter.
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07 Oct 2013

Media release

Final-year students can go online now to apply for registration as a physiotherapist before they graduate.
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03 Oct 2013

Media release

New consultation on international criminal history checks
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26 Sep 2013

Media release

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia announces that online renewal of registration is now open.
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18 Sep 2013

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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16 Sep 2013

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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02 Aug 2013

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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31 Jul 2013

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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29 Jul 2013

Media release

Physiotherapy Board of Australia lowers registration fee for 2013/14
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12 Jul 2013

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Physiotherapy Board releases its latest newsletter.
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12 Jul 2013

Request for Quote - Response to questions

Binational Project to develop Shared Entry-level Qualifying Statements for the physiotherapy profession - response to questions dated 11 July 2013. Please note the extended time frame for the project.
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02 Jul 2013

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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30 May 2013

Request for Quote

The Steering Committee for the Binational Project to develop Shared Entry-level Qualifying Statements for the physiotherapy profession has been released.
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20 May 2013

Media release

The Community Reference Group membership has been announced. The group will advise AHPRA and the National Boards on engaging with communities.
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15 May 2013

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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02 May 2013

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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15 Apr 2013

Panel member vacancies - Physiotherapy Board of Australia

Call for nominations or expressions of interest for health practitioners and community members to join the Physiotherapy Board of Australia's List of approved persons for panel appointments.
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10 Apr 2013

Victorian submissions published

AHPRA and the National Boards have published their submissions to the Victorian parliamentary inquiry into the performance of AHPRA.
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09 Apr 2013

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest Communiqué.
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09 Apr 2013

Media release

Media release - National Boards are consulting on a draft social media policy and revised guidelines on advertising and mandatory reporting.
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26 Mar 2013

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Physiotherapy Board releases its latest newsletter.
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06 Mar 2013

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest Communiqué.
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25 Feb 2013

Proposed National Registration and Accreditation Scheme - Data access and research policy

This consultation paper seeks feedback on the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme - Data access and research policy.
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25 Jan 2013

AHPRA Report Released

Read more about AHPRA's work in health practitioner regulation in the latest AHPRA Report.
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24 Jan 2013

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its December 2012 Communique.
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16 Jan 2013

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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10 Jan 2013

Media Release

Applications are open for the National Scheme Community Reference Group.
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07 Jan 2013

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its November 2012 Communique.
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2012

14 Dec 2012

Registration pathway for Australian graduates of non-accredited courses

The Board has developed a pathway to assess graduates from Australian non-accredited courses.
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27 Nov 2012

AHPRA launches new searchable list for approved courses

For the first time Australians now have immediate access to a comprehensive, easily searchable national list of approved programs of study for health practitioners.
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20 Nov 2012

Time running out to renew registration by 30 November

Time is running out for physiotherapists to renew their registration which is due by 30 November.
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12 Nov 2012

Making a safer health system for you

AHPRA has partnered with Consumers Health Forum Australia to hold a series of community forums for members of the public to learn about health practitioner regulation.
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01 Nov 2012

National Boards and AHPRA release 2012 Annual Report

The annual report of the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and the National Boards has been published.
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29 Oct 2012

Updated Approved Programs of Study

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest listing of Approved Programs of Study.
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24 Oct 2012

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest Communiqué.
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18 Oct 2012

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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05 Oct 2012

Media Release

Students of physiotherapy who will graduate soon can go online now to apply for registration as a health practitioner.
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27 Sep 2012

Media Release

Physiotherapists are urged to renew registration online and by 30 November.
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24 Sep 2012

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Physiotherapy Board releases its latest newsletter.
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21 Sep 2012

Communiqué from the Board

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia releases its latest Communiqué.
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17 Sep 2012

Media Release

National Board and AHPRA increase transparency and publish Health Profession Agreement.
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07 Sep 2012

National Boards will consult publicly on social media policy

The National Boards' preliminary consultation on social media will be followed by a public consultation phase.
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08 Aug 2012

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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31 Jul 2012

National Board membership announced

Health ministers have announced changes to the membership of the 10 National Boards originally appointed in 2009.
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10 Jul 2012

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Board releases its latest newsletter.
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25 Jun 2012

National Boards consult on international criminal history checks

Consultation open on options for refining international criminal history checks used to assess applications for registration, closes 17 August 2012.
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21 Jun 2012

Fact Sheet on endorsement for acupuncture released

The Board has published a Fact Sheet on endorsement for acupuncture.
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18 Jun 2012

New limited registration standards published

The Board has published new limited registration standards for overseas trained physiotherapists.
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04 Jun 2012

Students urged to apply online for a smooth path from study to work

Students about to graduate as health practitioners are urged to go online to apply early for registration and smooth the path from study to work.
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08 May 2012

Media Release

Quarterly registered health practitioner data released.
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26 Apr 2012

Statement from the Board

The Board releases a statement regarding a new pathway for graduates from Australian non-accredited courses.
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12 Apr 2012

Newsletter - Registrant Update

The Board releases its latest newsletter.
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27 Jan 2012

New Advertising Fact Sheet and FAQ

AHPRA releases new Advertising Fact Sheet and Frequently Asked Questions.
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2011

11 Nov 2011

Physiotherapists urged to renew

Statement from the Physiotherapy Board of Australia
Physiotherapists urged to renew registration online and on time.
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02 Nov 2011

2010-11 Annual Report tabled

AHPRA and the National Boards release annual report.
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12 Oct 2011

Consultation on the Definition of Practice

Statement from the Physiotherapy Board of Australia
The Physiotherapy Board of Australia is consulting on the definition of practice.
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09 Aug 2011

Board launches new look website

The Board, in partnership with AHPRA and the other national boards, has updated its website.
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06 Jul 2011

AHPRA launches new online service

AHPRA launches new online service for printing Certificate of Registration.
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06 Jul 2011

Board announces 2012 registration fees

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia has set its 2012 registration fees.
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18 May 2011

WA and SA physiotherapists urged to renew on time

Statement from the Physiotherapy Board of Australia
Physiotherapy Board of Australia urges WA and SA physiotherapists to renew on time.
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16 May 2011

Online applications smooth path from study to work

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29 Apr 2011

New look AHPRA website to improve service to practitioners

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18 Apr 2011

Snapshot of National Registers

Statement from AHPRA
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05 Apr 2011

AHPRA Delivers Student Register

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11 Feb 2011

Update on Lapsed Practitioners

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10 Feb 2011

Production error impacts registration certificates

Statement from AHPRA
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25 Jan 2011

AHPRA reminds practitioners to renew if due!

Statement from AHPRA
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20 Jan 2011

New AHPRA online service to check receipt of registration renewal

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18 Jan 2011

Difficulties Reaching AHPRA on 1300 Phone Number

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2010

21 Dec 2010

Media release: AHPRA on track for 2011 student registration

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12 Nov 2010

Annual Report 2009-10 for the National Boards and AHPRA

Statement from AHPRA
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01 Nov 2010

Consultation paper released

Statement from the Physiotherapy Board of Australia
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30 Sep 2010

Alert - Application Form from Medical Register of Australia

Statement from AHPRA
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13 Sep 2010

AHPRA on the Move!

Statement from AHPRA
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13 Sep 2010

Easy online renewal of registration for practitioners

Statement from AHPRA
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09 Aug 2010

Have you left your renewal too late?

Statement from the Physiotherapy Board of Australia
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02 Aug 2010

Need more information about your registration?

Statement from the Physiotherapy Board of Australia
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30 Jul 2010

What do I do if my registration is about to expire?

Statement from the Physiotherapy Board of Australia
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28 Jul 2010

Is your registration renewal due now?

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23 Jul 2010

Check your registration status online

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22 Jul 2010

Registration due 30 June? Did you renew on time?

Statement from AHPRA
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15 Jul 2010

AHPRA focused on information flow

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14 Jul 2010

AHPRA Boosts Response Capacity

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12 Jul 2010

Queensland Registrants - updated information

Statement from AHPRA
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09 Jul 2010

Mutual recognition of WA registrants

Statement from AHPRA
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08 Jul 2010

Reminder regarding PII arrangements

Statement from AHPRA
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02 Jul 2010

New Requirements for Continuing Professional Development and Recency of Practice

Statement from AHPRA
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25 Jun 2010

Communiqué from the Board

Statement from the Physiotherapy Board of Australia
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