2023 Dates for APE Applications and Assessment

Information for Candidates regarding the changes for 2024 will be added to this page shortly.  

ROUND 1 2024

APE Round 1 2024 – Closing Date for Lodgement of Part 1 and 2 Applications  (Logbook and SOPE) = TBC

Application form for Part 1 and 2 including additional requirements

Applications to be submitted to the BOAQ, either hand delivered to Level 2/33 Queen Street Brisbane; sent by mail to GPO Box 316, BRISBANE, QLD 4001; or by email to: [email protected]Please note additional BOAQ submission SOPE requirements as per the application form.

APE Part 1 - Assessment of Submissions -TBC

APE Part 2 - National Examination Paper (NEP written examination) – TBC   (via remote proctoring)

APE Part 3 – Interview Exam.  Closing date for submissions = TBC.

ROUND 2 2024:

APE Part 1 – Closing Date for Lodgement of Part 1 Applications (Logbook and SOPE) = TBA

Please check back to confirm dates of other parts of the APE.  


  • Candidates must successfully complete all 3 parts of the APE within 2 years of successful completion of APE Part 2. 

APE Fees:

  • Fee for Parts 1 & 2 = $TBC (GST free).
  • Fee for Part 3 = currently $TBC (GST free).

All enquiries should be directed to [email protected], or telephone (07) 3069 2397.