Fees

Assessments and Exams

AUD from 1 April 2016 – 30 March 2017

Desktop assessment of eligibility (overseas qualified)

$1,250   ($1,300 from 1 April 2017)

Skills Migration Assessment (Australian qualified and overseas qualified who pass MCQ exam)

$350   ($250 from 1 April 2017)

Mutual Recognition assessment – New Zealand

 $300

Written MCQ Exam – Application to sit in Australia in September 2016 & March 2017

 $1,050   ($1,100 from 1 April 2017)

Written MCQ Exam – Application to sit offshore in September 2016 & March 2017

 $1,150   ($1,225 from 1 April 2017)

Oral Counselling Interview Exam – Application for Australian sitting May/October 2016

Oral Counselling Interview Exam – UK or Canada sitting

 $1,125   ($1,175 from 1 April 2017)


$1,750   ($1,850 from 1 April 2017)

Ad Hoc (unscheduled)  Oral Counselling Interview Exam*

Ad Hoc (unscheduled) UK or Canada Oral exam sitting

 $1,400   ($1,500 from 1 April 2017)

 

$2,250    ($2,350 from 1 April 2017)

Lodgement of application for special consideration

$50

*Ad hoc (unscheduled) Oral exams can be arranged outside of the scheduled timing. Enquiries can be forwarded to dsr@daa.asn.au

Appeals

Stage 1 – Assessment

L1 appeal of assessment of eligibility to sit examinations

$150

L2 appeal of assessment of eligibility to sit examinations

$600

Stage 2 – Multiple Choice Question Exam

L1 appeal outcome of written MCQ exam

$250

L2 appeal outcome of written MCQ exam

$700

Stage 3 – Oral Counselling Interview Exam

L1 appeal outcome of oral counselling interview exam

$250

L2 appeal outcome of oral counselling interview exam

$700

NB. Assessments and examinations are exempt from the Australian Goods and Services Tax (GST).

These fees were current at the time of this website update, however, they may change from time to time. Please note that fees are subject to increases as determined by the Board of the Dietitians Association of Australia.

Each fee allows you only one attempt at each examination.

English language testing

You should contact the OET (www.occupationalenglishtest.org) for up to date information on locations and fees.

You should contact IELTS (www.ielts.org) organisations for up to date information on locations and fees.

Reapplying for an Assessment of Eligibility

Candidates who do not successfully complete the oral and written examination requirements within three years of assessment of their eligibility will need to re-apply for a new Assessment of Eligibility to sit the DAA Examinations in Dietetics and pay the appropriate fee in full.

Cancellations of exam sitting

Once candidates have applied and been accepted for a particular examination session, withdrawal will result in a cancellation fee being charged.

Written Multiple Choice Question Exam Cancellation

Cancellation by candidate of exam booking up to 9 weeks prior

Refund of 50%

Cancellation by candidate of exam booking up to 2 weeks prior

Refund of 20%

Cancellation by candidate of exam booking less than 2 weeks prior

No refund

Oral Counselling Interview Exam Cancellation

Cancellation by candidate of exam booking up to 6 weeks prior

Refund of 50%

Cancellation by candidate of exam booking up to 2 weeks prior

Refund of 20%

Cancellation by candidate of exam booking less than 2 weeks prior

No refund