Here at People Medical Consulting we like spreading what we know and giving you a clear pathway to your career. We’re answering a different question each week based on queries raised via our Facebook & Instagram profiles.
I’m an IMG- how do I become a GP in Australia?!
Step 1: Are you eligible to be a GP?
Step 2: Where are you eligible to work?
Step 3: Find a job!
You can look on websites such as
Or find an agency to assist you.
Step 4: Triple check they have what you need to be successful
Step 5: Sit a PESCI
Step 6: Apply to AHPRA
Step 7: Apply for your Visa or 3GA program
Step 8: Apply to Medicare
Step 9: Work!
If you’re not eligible for a GP job, you can apply to work in the hospital system until you have General AHPRA Registration.
Our team offer General Practitioners assistance with finding jobs and a career pathway, and Medical Facilities to find a new Medical Practitioner. We also help with the full application process with AHPRA, RACGP, ACRRM, Department of Health, Medicare including 19AA & 19AB. If we can help, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
People Medical Consulting are a team of professionals with a passion for guiding those specialising in the Medical industry to find their career pathway and settle into Australia. Working with both Australian trained and Overseas trained professionals, we have extensive experience in Recruitment of General Practitioners, and Document Assistance for those requiring support with RACGP, AHPRA, 19AA and 19AB Medicare Exemptions.