General Practitioner Recruitment with HRA

For doctors and medical practices

For doctors and medical practices

General Practitioner
Recruitment with HRA

Health Recruitment Australia assists MRCGP qualified GPs with immigration and accreditation requirements for Australia, and also supports local GPs with relocation and administration needs. However, should you wish to find out more, view important information and links below.

AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency)

The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency works in partnership with the National Boards to ensure that Australia’s registered health practitioners are suitably trained, qualified and safe to practise.

For all the information about registration pathways and processes visit:

RACGP (Royal Australian College of General Practitioners)

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) is the voice of general practitioners (GPs) in our Australia’s growing cities and throughout rural and remote locations. Find out more here:

For those specifically wishing to work in rural and remote areas, find out all the information you need to know here:

Australian Government of Health and Aged Care

To find out more about the work of the Australian Government in relation to Health and Aged Care, including information about Federal Budge announcements visit:

Primary Health Network

Primary Health Networks (PHNs) are independent organisations that we fund to coordinate primary health care in their region. PHNs assess the needs of their community and commission health services so that people in their region can get coordinated health care where and when they need it. More information regarding the support they offer can be found here:


Medicare is Australia’s healthcare insurance scheme, funded by Australian taxpayers. For all the info as well as details on how to obtain a provider and prescriber number visit: 

Medicare and billing foreign doctors

Pre-Employment Structured Clinical Interview (PESCI)

International Medical Graduates are required to pass a Pre-Employment Structured Clinical Interview (PESCI) to be eligible for limited or provisional registration. Information about the PESCI can be found here:

The Australian Medical Council (AMC)

AMC is an independent national standards body for medical education and training. More about this organisation here:

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