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Area of Need

Area of Need

This site aims to assist employers or the employer's authorised agents (the applicant) when applying for an Area of Need (AoN) declaration to employ an international medical graduate for a General Practice, Hospital/Private Speciality or Junior Medical Officer position.

For information about AoN status please view the following links:

Position application forms

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General Practice Position application form

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Hospital/Private Speciality Position application form

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Junior Medical Officer Position application form

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Area of Need Policy has been updated and effective as 3 March 2015.

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Last Updated: 12 August 2016
Last Reviewed: 12 August 2016