Medicine is an exciting and rewarding career with many diverse choices available to you. However, choosing and navigating your career path can be challenging. PMCWA have collated some information here to help guide you through this journey.

Also remember that the Medical Education Unit at your employing health service is a great resource to assist in your career journey.

Working in WA

If you’re interested in working in WA please refer to the following websites for some useful information on living and working here:

For information in relation to the type of visa you require please visit the Department of Home Affairs.

For details on which assessment pathway you may be required to take as an international medical graduate please visit Ahpra.

For details on your eligibility to work in Australia please visit Services Australia.

For an overview of the Australian Health System please visit the Department of Health.

For information specific to working in the WA health system please visit WA Health System and for details on what it is like to live in WA please visit this page.