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Read the latest news affecting the chiropractic profession.

16 Jan 2017

Local insights, National Scheme: State and territory summaries published

Individual annual report summaries for each state and territory, offering insights into how the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme is operating across Australia, have now been published.
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News Archives

2016

28 Dec 2016

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its December communique.
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09 Dec 2016

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its November communique.
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01 Dec 2016

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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24 Nov 2016

Newsletter from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its latest newsletter.
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23 Nov 2016

Supporting chiropractors' renewal on the revised registration standards

To support practitioners during the renewal period, the Chiropractic Board of Australia (the Board) is publishing vodcasts on revised registration standards over the coming weeks.
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21 Nov 2016

Chiropractors reminded to renew registration by 30 November

Chiropractors have until 30 November to renew their registration on time.
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17 Nov 2016

Tasmania office closure and new location

AHPRA’s Tasmanian office will be closed to the public on Friday 18 November 2016 and will reopen on Monday 21 November 2016 at a new location. The office will continue to be located in Hobart.
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16 Nov 2016

Board and AHPRA publish health profession agreement

The Chiropractic Board of Australia (the Board) and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) have published the health profession agreement (HPA) for 2016-20.
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10 Nov 2016

Annual Report reveals how the Board worked to protect the public in 2015/16

The Chiropractic Board of Australia intensified its focus on ensuring the public has access to safe and competent health services from registered chiropractors during 2015/16, according to information released today in the 2015/16 annual report published by AHPRA.
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31 Oct 2016

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its October communique.
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14 Oct 2016

Students seeking registration urged to apply online now

Final-year students who will soon complete an approved program of study can go online now to apply for registration before they graduate.
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11 Oct 2016

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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10 Oct 2016

Video explains online renewal of registration which is now open

A new video explains online renewal of registration which is now open for chiropractors.
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06 Oct 2016

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its September communique.
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07 Sep 2016

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its August communique.
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01 Sep 2016

Chiropractic Board of Australia fees set for 2016/17

The Chiropractic Board of Australia (the Board) has announced the national registration fee for chiropractors for 2016/17.
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31 Aug 2016

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its July communique.
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01 Aug 2016

Charges laid for false and misleading advertising

AHPRA has charged a New South Wales chiropractor with breaching advertising requirements, alleging his website advertised chiropractic services in a way that was likely to be false, misleading or deceptive.
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29 Jul 2016

Communique - AHPRA and the Chiropractic Board of Australia Advertising Forum

On Thursday 28 July 2016, leaders in regulation, consumer protection, professional education, public health, the chiropractic profession, and insurance came together at an Advertising Forum in Melbourne to share their perspectives on advertising by chiropractors.
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28 Jul 2016

Newsletter from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its latest newsletter.
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01 Jul 2016

Revised PII standard for all chiropractors takes effect from today

In December 2015, the Board published a revised registration standard for professional indemnity insurance (PII) arrangements that takes effect from today.
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10 Jun 2016

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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09 Jun 2016

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its June communique.
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09 Jun 2016

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its May communique.
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09 Jun 2016

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its April communique.
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09 Jun 2016

Funding determination for Queensland Office of the Health Ombudsman

The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) has received a letter from the Queensland Government, formally notifying of the determination of fees to be paid from AHPRA to the Queensland Office of the Health Ombudsman (OHO) for 2015-2016.
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20 May 2016

Call for applications

Call for applications for appointment to National Boards regulating health professions across Australia
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10 May 2016

Call for applications

Call for applications for appointment to the Chiropractic Board of Australia; list of approved mentors.
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06 May 2016

Response to letter from Victorian Minister for Health The Hon Jill Hennessy MP

We recognise and understand the Minister’s concerns in relation to recent reports that chiropractors in Victoria may be performing unproven and potentially unsafe procedures on young children and infants and chiropractors advising parents against vaccinating their children.
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26 Apr 2016

If chiropractic advertising doesn’t meet legal obligations, we will take action

The Chiropractic Board of Australia and AHPRA will, in the most serious cases, prosecute chiropractors who are breaching their legal obligations and refusing to correct their advertising.
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18 Apr 2016

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its February communique.
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08 Apr 2016

Chiropractic regulation at work in Australia, 2014/15

The Chiropractic Board of Australia (the Board) has released its report for 2014/15. 
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06 Apr 2016

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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07 Mar 2016

Chiropractors must ensure their advertising is within the law

The Chiropractic Board of Australia, which regulates Australia’s 5,000 chiropractors, has today released a statement reinforcing that practitioners need to ensure their advertising complies with the requirements of the National Law, or they risk prosecution and disciplinary action.1
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07 Mar 2016

Statement on advertising

The Board is very concerned about any chiropractors with advertising (including websites) that may not meet the required standards despite repeated guidance being provided by the Board.
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19 Feb 2016

Call for applications

Call for applications for appointment to the Chiropractic Board of Australia; list of approved mentors
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17 Feb 2016

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its January communique.
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12 Feb 2016

Protecting the public: Local data summaries from a national scheme

Local reports have today been released for each state and territory on Australia’s regulatory scheme for health practitioners, providing a unique insight on local outcomes within a national scheme.
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18 Jan 2016

AHPRA and Chiropractic Board take action on false or misleading advertising

The Chiropractic Board of Australia and AHPRA are working with other regulators to act on concerns about potentially false or misleading advertising by a small number of chiropractors.
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2015

22 Dec 2015

Health practitioner regulation: Learn how you’re protected

A new video and an accompanying infographic explaining the Australia-wide scheme that is in place to protect members of the public were launched today by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
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21 Dec 2015

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its December communique.
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10 Dec 2015

Revised standards for PII arrangements published today

A revised registration standard for Professional indemnity insurance (PII) arrangements has today been published by the Chiropractic Board of Australia.
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03 Dec 2015

Are you a graduate applying for registration?

Read this important information that explains what you need to know.
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01 Dec 2015

Revised registration standards take effect from today

Revised registration standards for continuing professional development and recency of practice take effect today.
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27 Nov 2015

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its November communique.
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24 Nov 2015

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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20 Nov 2015

Chiropractors reminded to renew registration by 30 November

Chiropractors have until 30 November to renew their registration to avoid paying a late fee.
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18 Nov 2015

National drug screening protocol

There are health practitioners with a history of substance misuse who have restrictions placed on their registration. These restrictions are generally designed to keep the public safe while the practitioner remains in practice.
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16 Nov 2015

Final-year students urged to apply for registration online now

Final-year students who will soon complete an approved program of study can go online now to apply for registration before they graduate.
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12 Nov 2015

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its October communique.
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05 Nov 2015

2014/15 National Scheme annual report launched

The 2014/15 annual report: AHPRA and National Boards has been published.
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30 Oct 2015

Revised standards for all chiropractors published today

Revised registration standards for continuing professional development (CPD) and recency of practice have today been published by the Chiropractic Board of Australia, which regulates Australia’s 4,998 registered chiropractors.
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20 Oct 2015

Board campaign on professional standards

The Chiropractic Board of Australia has issued clear guidance on paediatric care and rolled out a campaign to curb advertising breaches, in an ongoing effort to protect patients.
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14 Oct 2015

Board and AHPRA publish health profession agreement

The Chiropractic Board of Australia (the Board) and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) have published the health profession agreement (HPA) for 2015/16.
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09 Oct 2015

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its September communique.
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28 Sep 2015

Online renewal of registration is now open

Online renewal of registration is now open for chiropractors registered in Australia.
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25 Sep 2015

Newsletter from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its latest newsletter.  
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11 Sep 2015

Update your contact details to receive registration renewal reminders

Are your contact details up to date? Registration renewal reminders will be sent to registrants soon.
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03 Sep 2015

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its August communique.
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02 Sep 2015

The Chiropractic Board of Australia sets fee for 2015/16

The Chiropractic Board of Australia (the Board) has announced the national registration fee for chiropractors for 2015/16.
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18 Aug 2015

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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14 Aug 2015

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its July communique.
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06 Jul 2015

Results of practitioner survey

In December 2014 the Board contracted Di Marzio Research to undertake a confidential survey of registered chiropractors.
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02 Jul 2015

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its June communique.
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01 Jul 2015

Revised English language and criminal history standards take effect today

Revised English language and criminal history standards take effect from today.
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18 Jun 2015

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its May communique.
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28 May 2015

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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21 May 2015

Revised criminal history registration standard will take effect from 1 July

A revised criminal history registration standard will come in to effect for all registrants from 1 July 2015.
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21 May 2015

Revised English language skills registration standards taking effect from 1 July

Revised English language skills registration standards take effect from 1 July for all registrants.
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14 May 2015

Former practitioner fined for claiming to be an osteopath and chiropractor

AHPRA, in partnership with the Chiropractic Board of Australia and Osteopathy Board of Australia, have successfully prosecuted Mr Robert Black.
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13 May 2015

Newsletter from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its latest newsletter.
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06 May 2015

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its April communique.
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06 May 2015

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its March communique.
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04 May 2015

Call for views on how we approach regulation

National Boards and AHPRA are seeking feedback through an online survey on the regulatory principles that were launched in July last year.
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20 Apr 2015

WA man fined for claiming to be a chiropractor

The Magistrates Court of WA has charged Robert Scott for claiming to be a chiropractor registered under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law (WA) Act 2010. 
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25 Mar 2015

Security alert - keep your web browser updated

We are making changes to our websites to make sure that your information is kept safe.
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17 Mar 2015

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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04 Mar 2015

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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18 Feb 2015

Adelaide office closed for relocation

The Adelaide office will be closed for relocation from Thursday 19 February 2015 and will re-open on Monday 23 February 2015 at 12.00pm.
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16 Feb 2015

AHPRA strengthens national drug screening

AHPRA and National Boards to introduce hair testing for all practitioners with substance related impairment.
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05 Feb 2015

Communique from the Board

The Chiropractic Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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04 Feb 2015

New approach to international criminal history checks launches today

A new procedure for checking international criminal history that provides greater public protection takes effect today.
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28 Jan 2015

Board Chair named in Australia Day Honours

The Chair of the Chiropractic Board of Australia, Dr Wayne Minter, has been recognised with a Member (AM) of the Order of Australia in this year’s Australia Day Honours.
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