Support for doctors

Rural Workforce Agencies are an excellent start for doctors seeking information and advice on practicing in Australia.

Resource information for doctors seeking professional, community and practical support for their medical career in Australia.

Australian Medical Association (AMA)
The AMA promotes and protects the professional interests of doctors and the health care needs of patients and communities.

State or Territory AMAs may help OTDs seeking employment in Australia. Contact the AMA in your State or Territory for more information.

AMA New South Wales
AMA Northern Territory
AMA Queensland
AMA South Australia
AMA Tasmania
AMA Victoria
AMA Western Australia
AMA Australian Capital Territory

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
National Divisions of General Practice
Rural Health Workforce/ Rural Workforce Agencies

Online publications

Support organisations

Rural Doctors Association of Australia
The RDAA is a national body representing the interests of rural medical practitioners in Australia. It comprises the Rural Doctors Association (RDA) of each state and territory.
RDA Victoria
RDA New South Wales
RDA South Australia
RDA Queensland
RDA Tasmania
RDA Western Australia
RDA Northern Territory