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Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited (AGPAL)

Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited (AGPAL) is a leading provider of accreditation and related quality improvement services to general practices.

Established in 1997, AGPAL is a not-for-profit organisation committed to delivering dedicated support services to general practice, medical deputising services, after-hours services, Aboriginal medical services and Royal Flying Doctor services as they work to achieve accreditation, measured against the Standards developed by the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP).

Accreditation is independent recognition that an organisation, program or activity meets the requirements of defined criteria or standards. Accreditation provides assurance for owners, managers, staff, funding bodies and consumers about quality and performance.

AGPAL is committed to providing a simple and effective accreditation program consistent with international best practice. Recognised widely by industry as a quality program, AGPAL accreditation offers general practices performance assurance at the highest level. Accreditation is our core business.
Our approach

Our approach to providing accreditation and certification services is founded on six principles:

  •     Simplicity
  •     Support
  •     Independence
  •     Expertise
  •     Transparency
  •     Excellence
Our offering

As an accreditation body for general practice we provide our clients with:
  •     A continually improving accreditation product
  •     Knowledgable and Supportive Client Service Consultants
  •     Leadership in quality
Representation in advocacy, with:
  •     The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care Steering Committee
  •     The RACGPs Standards Liaison Committee
  •     Remote Area Health Standards Committee, and
  •     The International Society for Quality Health Care (ISQua) International Accreditation Program          Committee.
17 years since inception, AGPAL remains the preferred accreditation provider of the majority of accredited general practice in Australia.
ISQua accreditation

Consistent with our commitment to quality and accreditation, AGPAL is accredited by the International Society for Quality Health Care (ISQua). As an accredited organisation we participate in self-assessment and external evaluation on a regular basis, ensuring our approach to the provision of accreditation and certification services is consistent with international best practice.
Quality Innovation Performance

Quality Innovation Performance (QIP) is part of the AGPAL Group of Companies and is Australia’s most comprehensive not-for-profit health promotion charity specialising in accreditation and certification services.

QIP delivers dedicated accreditation and support services to a diverse range of organisations across the entire health and human services continuum from community services and primary health care to secondary and tertiary health care organisations.

For more information on QIP visit

Contact Details


Level 1, 20 Railway Terrace,

Opening Hours

Monday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday Closed - Closed
Sunday Closed - Closed

Notes on public holiday hours:
We are closed on public holidays

Fees & Charges

Please enquire for details
Bulk billing is not available

Services Provided

  • -

Health Practitioners

  • -

Service Age Criteria

No specific age


Not applicable

Spoken Languages


Target Groups

  • GP's
Our Location
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