Recency of practice means an occupational therapist has maintained an adequate connection with, and recency practice in occupational therapy since qualifying for, or obtaining registration.
Registration standards define the requirements that applicants and registrants need to meet to be registered.
The Board completed a review of the Registration standard: Recency of practice in 2019. The revised registration standard took effect on 1 December 2019 and is published below. For more information about the revised standard please read the news item.
Registration standard: Recency of practice - effective from 1 December 2019
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The following additional documents have been developed to supplement the Registration standard: Recency of practice by providing further information regarding the expectations of the Board. These documents should be read in conjunction with the standard.
If you are selected for audit, you will be audited against the registration standard that was in effect during the audit period, or as otherwise specified. For more information on audits refer to the audit page.
Retired version: Registration standard: Recency of practice - effective until to 30 November 2019
1 July 2012 to 30 November 2019