Who recognises OET results?
OET results are accepted as proof of English language skills by regulatory healthcare boards and councils; the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection and healthcare educators.
Proof of your English language skills
Below is a list of organisations which accept OET results as proof of English language proficiency. Please check with the organisation you are applying to regarding the OET grade(s) they will accept.
Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection
OET is accepted by the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection for various visa categories including skilled migration and student visas. Candidates can find more information by visiting www.immi.gov.au
Healthcare Boards & Councils
Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
National agency responsible for the registration and accreditation of 14 health professions in Australia. Visit www.ahpra.gov.au for more information.
The following AHPRA Boards accept OET:
Other Boards and Councils
Universities, Education and Recruitment
Immigration New Zealand
OET is accepted by Immigration New Zealand for most visa categories. Candidates can find more information by visiting www.immigration.govt.nz/new-zealand-visas