Welcome to the Australasian Osteopathic Accreditation Council (AOAC)

The Australasian Osteopathic Accreditation Council (AOAC) is the independent organisation to assess and accredit osteopathic education programs leading to eligibility for registration as an osteopath in Australia, and to assess the suitability of overseas qualified osteopaths to practice in Australia. The AOAC was known as ANZOC until July 2014 when a transition to the new name was made to better reflect our current area of operations. New Zealand accreditation is managed by the Osteopathic Council of New Zealand.

Current Vacancy - Board Director

The Australasian Osteopathic Accrediatation Council (AOAC) is seeking expressions of interest from registered osteopaths to fill a vacancy on its Board of Directors. Further information about the position and expression of interest process can be found here.

Overseas Qualification Assessment

Coming to Australia?


Information on the Australian process can be found here


Download the Candidate Guide to Australia



The Australasian Osteopathic Accreditation Council is the accreditation authority responsible for accrediting education providers and programs of study for the osteopathy profession. Programs are assessed against accreditation standards and programs that meet the standards receive accreditation. Read more...