Who recognises OET results

Australia

Government

Department of Home Affairs (OET on paper only)
The Department of Home Affairs recognises OET for various visa categories including skilled migration and student visas.

Immigration SA, Department for Trade, Tourism and Investment

NSW Department of Industry

Western Australia, Department of Training and Workforce Development – Migration Services

 

Healthcare Boards & Councils

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency – Ahpra (OET on paper only)
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 recognise OET:

Other Boards and Councils

Universities

TAFEs and Higher Education Institutes

Ireland

  • CORU
    A multi-profession health regulator for dietitians, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, radiographers and radiation therapists, speech therapists and optometrists.

Maldives

Malta

Namibia

New Zealand

Government

Immigration New Zealand (OET on paper only)
Immigration New Zealand recognises OET for most visa categories. Candidates can find more information by visiting www.immigration.govt.nz/new-zealand-visas

Healthcare Boards & Councils

Universities and Education

Philippines

Universities and Education

Qatar

Singapore

Spain

United Kingdom

Government

UK Visas and Immigration

OET is accepted for all Tier 2 UKVI visas for doctors, nurses, midwives and dentists, including the new Health and Care Visa which  sits within the Tier 2 (General).

Healthcare Boards & Councils

Universities & Education

NHS Hospitals & Trusts

United Arab Emirates

United States of America

Healthcare Boards & Councils

Ukraine