As part of your application to qualify as an AIRAH Registered Professional Engineer, you must provide evidence of your education and work experience, as well as the contact information of two referees to validate this information. 

Please note all documents must be uploaded as PDFs and should be under 10MB in size.

You must provide a copy of your bachelor’s degree OR another historically equivalent/internationally recognised equivalent qualification that satisfies the requirements of the Washington Accord for recognition as a Professional Engineer. Your document must be certified by an acceptable authorised witness.


If you have completed your degree overseas, you can meet the eligibility requirements if:

A) Your degree (which must be accredited as a bachelor’s degree equivalent) was completed in a country that is a signatory to the Washington Accord. Washington Accord signatories can be found by visiting and using the Qualification Checker search tool.


B) You have had your degree certified by an accredited body of the Washington Accord, such as Engineers Australia.


All qualifications must be submitted in English and must be certified by an authorised witness. Click here for details of the proof of identity and proof of qualifications requirement.