Approved Pathology Practitioners

To apply to be an Approved Pathology Practitioner (APP), you must meet certain criteria.

To become an APP you must:

When applying, make sure your Medicare provider number address is the same as the related APL’s approved address.

How to apply

To apply:

Read more about using HPOS.

What happens next

If approved, we’ll let you know the approval dates. This is valid for 12 months.

We’ll send you a reminder to renew your APP about 11 weeks before it expires.

You’ll need to renew your APP before it expires, allowing enough time for processing. To do this:

More information

Read more about Pathology services for health professionals.

Page last updated: 7 November 2022.