Panel Doctors, Health and Character Requirements
A Panel doctor is a doctor or a radiologist who has been appointed by the Australian Government to perform medical examinations on visa applicants who have applied from outside Australia.

Medical examinations conducted overseas are generally only acceptable if conducted by Panel doctors. More information is available about the health examination for visa applicants and attending a Panel doctor.

See: Health Requirements

Please click on the links below for details of Panel doctors in various locations.

Panel doctors – India
Panel doctors – Nepal
Panel doctors – Bhutan

Everyone who wishes to enter Australia must be assessed against the character requirements.

See: Character and Penal Clearance Requirements