The national psychology examination ensures a consistent professional standard of psychologists nationally. Passing the examination will be required in order to gain general registration.
The sections below provide information to assist candidates preparing for the examination. Alternatively, you can download the Guidelines for the National Psychology Examination available on the Codes, Guidelines and Policies page.
Find out about purpose of the examination including overall requirements, exemptions and transition provisions.
This section provides information about the curriculum, recommended reading list and details of the examination format.
This section includes information about eligibility, fees, applying for special consideration, what to do if you fail and what to do if you have special needs.
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This video provides information about who needs to sit the National Psychology Exam and what they need to do in order to become a registered psychologist.