Past Consultations

Where there are consultations which have closed, they will be shown below along with the individual submissions that were received and considered.

Where there are consultations which are open for input, they will be shown under Current Consultations.


Public consultation on a review of the registration standard and guidelines for Endorsement for scheduled medicines

The Podiatry Board of Australia released for public consultation, a proposed revised endorsement for scheduled medicines registration standard and related guidelines.

Released: 14 October 2016
Closed: 9 December 2016

Submissions received:


Public consultation on draft Guidelines for the regulatory management of registered health practitioners and students infected with blood-borne viruses

National Boards released for public consultation draft guidelines on the regulatory management of registered health practitioners and students infected with blood-borne viruses.

Released: 24 July 2014 
Closed: 26 September 2014

Submissions received will be available on the Past Consultations page of the AHPRA website.


Public consultation on a review of the following registration standards and guidelines:

  1. Professional Indemnity Insurance (PII) arrangements registration standard (no guideline) 
  2. Continuing Professional Development (CPD) registration standard and guidelines for continuing professional development 
  3. Recency of practice registration standard and guidelines for recency of practice

The Podiatry Board of Australia has undertaken public consultation on a review of the above registration standards and guidelines.

Released: 19 May 2014
Closed: 14 July 2014

Submissions received:


Public consultation on a review of the Podiatry Board of Australia Guidelines for infection control

The Board has undertaken public consultation on a review of its Guidelines for infection control.

Released: 19 May 2014
Closed: 14 July 2014

Submissions will be published soon.


Public consultation on a review of the English language skills and Criminal history registration standards

National Boards are undertaking public consultation on a review of the English language skills and Criminal history registration standards.

Released: 25 October 2013
Closed: 23 December 2013 

Submissions received can be found on the Past consultations page on the AHPRA website.


International criminal history checks - further public consultation

All National Boards have undertaken further public consultation on a proposal to refine international criminal history checks.

Released: 2 October 2013
Closed: 31 October 2013

Submissions will be published soon.


Cross-Board consultation on common guidelines and shared Code of conduct

Released: 4 April 2013
Closed: 30 May 2013

The consultation paper included:

  • revisions to the Guidelines for advertising (common to all National Boards)
  • a Social media policy (common to all National Boards), and
  • revisions to the Guidelines for mandatory notifications (common to all National Boards).

Submissions coming soon.


Consultation paper on review of accreditation arrangements for the first ten professions to enter the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme

Released: 20 September 2012
Closed: 2 November 2012

Submissions received


Proposed options in relation to acupuncture for the podiatry profession

Released: 29 August 2012
Closed:
24 October 2012

Submissions received


Consultation paper on international criminal history checks

Released: 25 June 2012
Closed: 17 August 2012

Submissions received can be found here.


Guidelines for Supervision of podiatrists

Released: 5 April 2012
Closed: 30 May 2012


Limited Registration Standards

Released: 5 April 2012
Closed: 30 May 2012

Submissions received


Specialist Registration Standard

Released: 9 February 2012
Closed: 5 April 2012

Submissions received

NB: Only relevant material to the consultation will be considered. Submissions which contain irrelevant material will be considered to the extent that they contain relevant submissions.


Draft Accreditation Standard for the Assessment of Programs of Study (Stage 2)

Closed: 18 November 2011

Information on the consultation and submissions received can be found on the Australian Physiotherapy Council website.


Definition of Practice

Released: 4 October 2011
Closed: 2 December 2011

Submissions received

Further submissions received can be viewed here.


Guidelines for Endorsement for Scheduled Medicines

Released: 5 November 2010
Closed: 3 December 2010

Submissions received

 


 

Guidelines for Podiatrists with Blood-Borne Infections

Released: 14 December 2010
Closed: 25 February 2011

Submissions received

 


 

Guidelines on Clinical Records

Released: 15 March 2011

Closed: 10 May 2011

The Podiatry Board of Australia called for submissions of comment regarding Guidelines on Clinical Records.

Submissions received

Coming soon.

Exemption from Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

Public submissions are available on this website for transparency on our consultations regarding important matters affecting podiatrists.


We publish submissions in their original format as made by the submitter. If you have difficulty accessing a submission, please contact AHPRA at webservices@ahpra.gov.au, and we will try to contact the submitter to provide an accessible version of their submission for your reference.


Please note that submitters are asked to provide their submissions to our public consultations in web accessible formats, and we guide them on how this can be achieved. We will update inaccessible submissions on this website when accessible format versions of files become available.

 
 
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