Cosmetic Surgery

Cosmetic surgery has risks. It’s important to do your research. Find out about cosmetic surgery in Australia and how to make an informed decision about your procedure.

Be informed

Learn about the things you should know before you commit to your procedure.

Changes to the industry

Learn how we are building stronger protections to improve patient safety for cosmetic procedures in Australia.

Questions to ask before cosmetic surgery

Questions to help guide a conversation with your medical practitioner.

Resources

Discover resources, including a patient safety checklist and key contacts.

Need to make a confidential complaint?

Call the Ahpra Cosmetic Surgery hotline on 1300 361 041 (Monday to Friday, 9AM-5PM AEST).

Resources

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