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Corporate publications

Welcome to the AHPRA publications page. Here you will find copies or links to our corporate documents such as annual reports, business plans, notification publications, practitioner audit report and more.

You can find National Board publications, such as newsletters, health profession agreements (HPA) and registration data, on the National Board websites. Financial information about cost allocation across the National Boards is also available on our National Boards page.


AHPRA Report

The AHPRA Report is a regular update to everyone interested in the work of the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

The AHPRA Report is emailed directly to stakeholders throughout Australia and published on the AHPRA Reports page for general information. All past issues will be published to this website for reference and archiving.


Annual reports

Our current and previous annual reports are available on our Annual reports page.


Business plans

AHPRA's business plans are a useful guide that helps focus our efforts on protecting the public through implementing the National Scheme, and outlines the steps identified as goals for the National Scheme for each respective year.

Document name PDF Accessible format  Document date
AHPRA Business Plan 2015-16 
PDF (347 KB,PDF) Word version 
(587 KB,DOCX)
5 August 2015 
AHPRA Business Plan 2015-16 Infographic  PDF (565 KB,PDF)  Word version
(569 KB,DOCX) 
5 August 2015 
AHPRA Business Plan 2014-15  PDF (249 KB,PDF) 
 
Word version 
(1.07 MB,DOCX) 
 
10 October 2014 
AHPRA Business Plan 2013-14  PDF (254 KB,PDF)  Word version 
(780 KB,DOCX) 
16 July 2013 
AHPRA Business Plan 2012-13 PDF (4.43 MB,PDF)    6 August 2012

National Law

To view the National Law, see the Legislation page on the AHPRA website.


National Registration and Accreditation Scheme Strategy 2015-2020

The National Registration and Accreditation Scheme (NRAS) Strategy 2015-2020 sets out our vision, mission and strategic priorities. This statement has been developed jointly by the National Boards and AHPRA.

View the NRAS Strategy 2015-2020 or download a PDF (99.3 KB,PDF).


Notifications publications and FAQ

We have published guides and fact sheets for the community and health practitioners on notifications.

These are available from the Notifications and outcomes section of the AHPRA website.


Practitioner audit report

AHPRA and the National Boards are developing a nationally consistent approach to auditing health practitioners’ compliance with mandatory registration standards. In 2012, the first phase of the pilot audit was conducted with the pharmacy profession and a subsequent pilot carried out with pharmacy, optometry and chiropractic professions.

The Phase One Practitioner Audit Pilot Report is available on the Audit page. We will publish links to the public reports as they become available.


Service charter

The AHPRA Service charter sets out the standards of service you can expect from us.

Document name PDF Accessible format Document date
AHPRA Service Charter PDF (311KB) Word version (569KB,DOCX) July 2016


Statistics

The National Boards publish quarterly data profiling Australia’s health practitioner workforce. Under the co-regulatory system in Queensland, AHPRA provides quarterly data about its performance in managing complaints to the Office of the Health Ombudsman (OHO).


Submissions

Queensland Office of the Health Ombudsman submission

AHPRA has published its submission to the Queensland Office of the Health Ombudsman report on managing practitioner compliance with conditions of registration.

Document name  PDF  Accessible format  Document date 
Submission to the Queensland Office of the Health Ombudsman PDF (2.97 MB)  Word version 
(645 KB,DOCX) 
16 February 2015 

Parliamentary inquiry submissions

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

Document name PDF Accessible format Document date
Joint Submission to the Victorian Legal and Social Issues Legislation Committee PDF (367 KB) Word version
(836 KB,DOC)
28 February 2013
Submission to the Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry into the performance of the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency PDF (1.36 MB) Word version
(1.35 MB,DOC)
1 March 2013

National Registration and Accreditation Scheme (NRAS) review submission

The National Boards and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency have published their joint submission in response to the Review of the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme for health professions public consultation paper.

Document name PDF Accessible format Document date
National Boards and AHPRA joint submission to NRAS review PDF 
(3.27 MB)
Word version 
(888 KB,DOCX)
October 2014

 

 
 
 
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