Important information

If you have previously/currently been listed on the ASAR Register, please refer to the relevant forms and/or fees for all change of status, deactivation or reactivation of registration requests.

Application fees are not refundable, so please take care when you complete your application and check the accuracy of the information that you provide.

 

 

The online application process listed below is for NEW MEMBERS ONLY!

 

Continuation Of Accreditation
In order to remain on the Register, an accredited Student Sonographer MUST:

  • Pay the prescribed annual fee, and
  • Provide evidence of their student status every year when they renew their ASAR accreditation

Students who have been on the ASAR register for five years or more must comply with the ASAR policy: Maximum Time Limit on the Register as an Accredited Student Sonographer

Category 2A – Accredited Student Sonographer

To be eligible for admission under category 2A the applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be an Australian / New Zealand Citizen, or a Permanent Resident of Australia, or hold a valid visa to work / study in Australia, and
  • Must be a student participating in an ASAR accredited program of study in medical ultrasound
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Category 2C – Conditional Student Sonographer

This category of accreditation is for applicants who intend to undertake an ASAR accredited program within one year. These applicants will be granted entry on to the register on the condition that they supply ASAR with an employer’s letter stating that the applicant will enrol in an ASAR accredited program within one year of registering with ASAR.

To be eligible for this admission, the applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be an Australian / New Zealand Citizen, or a Permanent Resident of Australia, and
  • Must provide ASAR with an employer’s letter stating that the applicant will enrol in an ASAR accredited program within one year of registering with ASAR

Note: The employer's letter is only applicable for initial application to ASAR and is valid for one year. Failure to enrol in an ASAR accredited program within the specified time frame will result in removal of that person from the Register.

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Category 2P – Provisional Student Sonographer

This category of accreditation is for Sonographers who wish to return to clinical practice following a period of inactivity. These applicants will be granted entry on to the register provided they successfully comply with ASAR’s return to clinical practice policy and guidelines within the specified time frame. On completion, Sonographers will be placed in their appropriate AMS categories (subject to the Sonographer fulfilling the ASAR Regulations for Accreditation). Failure to comply with ASAR’s return to clinical practice policy within the specified time will result in removal of that person from the Register.

To be eligible for admission, a Sonographer must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be eligible for admission on to the ASAR Register through one of the AMS Categories, and
  • Must successfully comply with ASAR’s Return to Clinical Practice (RCP) requirements within the specified time frame

View further information on Return to Clinical Practice (RCP) Guidelines.

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