Benefits Available to Doctors in RA3 Locations

ASGC-RA (2006) 3 (Outer Regional)

Overseas Trained Doctors

  • The ten year moratorium will be reduced to seven years in ASGC-RA (2006) 3 localities.

General Practice Rural Incentives Program (GPRIP)

On 1 July 2015, the GPRIP moved to the Modified Monash Model (MMM), a classification system that more effectively targets financial incentives to medical practitioners working in areas that experience greater difficulty attracting and retaining medical practitioners. For more information please visit the GPRIP website.

Bonded Medical Places (BMP) Scheme and Medical Rural Bonded Scholarships (MRBS) Scheme

  • BMP and MRBS doctors in ASGC-RA (2006) 3 localities, who meet the eligibility criteria, will reduce their return of service obligation by 30%.