Application for Registrars to Prescribe Under Supervision

If you are a current registrar in a public alcohol and drug treatment setting you can apply for authority to prescribe opioid pharmacotherapies under supervision within your workplace, and prior to applying for accreditation as a medical practitioner.

Medical practitioners in NSW who are about to commence or have recently commenced in a drug and alcohol registrar capacity at a public drug and alcohol service, are eligible to complete this form. This form is used solely for the purposes of applying for authorisation to prescribe opioid pharmacotherapies for the treatment of opioid dependence whilst under supervision at a public drug and alcohol service only.

If approved, this application will allow the applicant to prescribe opioid pharmacotherapies for up to 125 patients while under supervised training.


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