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Table 2 Legislative functions for IQHP assessment

From: Regulation, migration and expectation: internationally qualified health practitioners in Australia—a qualitative study

MBA and NMBA MBA/AMC and ANMAC
Authorised under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law Act (as in force in each Australian State and Territory) to assess an applicant’s eligibility for registration as a doctor, registered nurse, enrolled nurse or midwife in Australia.
Standards must be approved by the Council of Australian Government - Ministerial Health Council (for the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme).
Authorised under the Migration Regulations 1994, Migration (LIN 19/051: Specification of Occupations and Assessing Authorities) Instrument 2019, to assess an applicant’s eligibility for the general skilled for migration as a doctor, registered nurse or midwife in Australia.
Standards must be aligned to the provisions articulated by the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) [formerly the Department of Immigration and Border Protection] [39].
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