Registered Specialists in the NT

38.1 hours per week



*Proportion of fellows in 2016, Health Workforce Data

*MBA Registrant data 2018

Minimum length of training

fulltime 5 Years

*Average Australia wide 2016, Health Workforce Data


A psychiatrist is a qualified medical doctor who has obtained additional qualifications to become a specialist in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental illness and emotional problems


  • Evidence of good standing and current registration as a medical practitioner in Australia or New Zealand

  • Satisfactory completion of post graduate year 1

  • secure employment as a Junior Medical Doctor

  • Acceptance into Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP)

Level 3 Teaching Hospital

  • Royal Darwin Hospital (RDH)

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Contact Us

(08) 899 92836

Royal Darwin Hospital Campus

Flinders University B4A, 

PO Box 41326

Casuarina NT 0811

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