Join as a Provisional (including Provisional New Graduate) Member

Thank you for applying for Provisional Membership. Your commitment to maintaining high standards of ethical and competent practice in the industry is important to PACFA.   

Before completing your application for Provisional Membership, read about our eligibility criteria and application pathways, and compile the documents listed in the below application checklists in one single PDF or zip folder. Please also have a credit card for payment at hand to complete the application.

If applying via the Accredited Training pathway, submit the documents listed in the Accredited Training application checklist

If applying via the Equivalent Training pathway, submit the documents listed in the Equivalent Training application checklist

If applying via the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) pathway, submit the documents listed in the RPL application checklist. If you have not done so already, please contact [email protected] with details on your training and experience before applying via RPL. 


PLEASE NOTE: You will be asked to log in/create an account before you are able to complete the below application form. The application automatically saves so you are able to return to it later if you need to pause. 

For assistance with your application please reach out to the PACFA office at [email protected] or via telephone on (03) 9486-3077. 

Application Form


Processing times for Clinical, Provisional, and Academic applications can take up to 4-6 weeks. Unfortunately, we cannot expedite applications.