The National Registration and Accreditation Scheme requires that information about every registered health practitioner in Australia is published on a single national register of practitioners. For the first time, it is possible to produce accurate reports on the number of practitioners registered in each profession in Australia.

In 2012, the Osteopathy Board of Australia began publishing quarterly data profiling Australia’s osteopathy workforce, including a number of statistical breakdowns about registrants. To view the data, click on the links below.




Registration data: growth and attrition

Page reviewed 26/10/2021