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Allied health rates

The list of allied health rates below is not exhaustive.  If you are seeking reimbursement for allied services provided in relation to a compensable condition, and the service is not listed, contact Comcare on 1300 366 979.

National rates for:

State-based rates for:

Acupuncture – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
1 Acupuncture–Up to 30 minutes session $65.03
2 Acupuncture–31 - 60 minutes session $118.91
3 Acupuncture–More than 60 minutes session $175.65

Massage (GST inclusive) – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
1 Initial Consultation < 45 minutes $73.68
2 Standard Consultation < 30 minutes $58.75
3 Extend Consultation < 45 minutes $73.68
4 Long Consultation 1 hour $91.53

Osteopathy – 1 July 2018

Item Description Rate
AOA3 Initial Consultation/Treatment 30-65 minutes $175.64
AOA5 Consultation/Treatment up to 30 minutes $117.66
AOA6 Consultation/Treatment 31-50 minutes $135.74

Psychology – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
IO1 Initial Consultation 1-15 minutes  $61.00
IO2 Initial Consultation 16-30 minutes  $119.00
I03  Initial Consultation 31-45 minutes   $166.00
IO4 Initial Consultation 46-60 minutes  $218.00
IO5 Initial Consultation 61-75 minutes  $267.00
IO6 Initial Consultation 76-90 minutes  $317.00
IO7 Initial Consultation 91-120 minutes  $409.00
SO1  Subsequent Consultation 1-15 minutes   $61.00
SO2 Subsequent Consultation 16-30 minutes  $119.00
SO3 Subsequent Consultation 31-45 minutes  $166.00
SO4 Subsequent Consultation 46-60 minutes  $218.00
SO5 Subsequent Consultation 61-75 minutes  $267.00
SO6 Subsequent Consultation 76-90 minutes  $317.00
SO7 Subsequent Consultation 91-120 minutes  $409.00
PSYT1 Psychology & Counselling Consult with TNP $218.00
PSYR2 Psychology & Counselling Consult with RTP $218.00
RO3Report prep 46-60 mins. Note: Only applies to reports requested by Comcare$241.00

Chiropractic ACT – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
C001 Initial Consultation to 20 minutes $96.92
C002 Initial Consultation & Treatment 30 minutes $110.32
C005 Standard Consultation 15 minutes $57.18
C006 Extended Consultation 15-20 minutes $80.02
C007 Long Consultation 20-30 minutes $98.07

Chiropractic NT – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
C001 Initial Consultation to 15 minutes $98.04
C002 Initial Consultation & Treatment 16-30 minutes $111.99
C005 Standard Consultation to 15 minutes $55.74
C006 Standard Long Consultation 16-30 minutes $78.23

Chiropractic NSW – 1 January 2018

Item Description Rate
16 Initial Consultation & Treatment $94.10
17 Standard Consultation & Treatment $79.70
19 Standard Consultation/Treatment of 2 Distinct Areas $120.20
2 Complex Consultation $159.30

Chiropractic QLD – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
QC021 Initial Consultation $86.00
QC313 Initial Consultation - Complex - multi areas $129.00
QC108 Subsequent Consultation–Level A $58.00
QC006 Subsequent Consultation–Level B - 1 area $77.00
QC101 Subsequent Consultation–Level C - 2 areas $111.00
QC102 Subsequent Consultation–Level D - 3 or more areas $147.00

Chiropractic TAS – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
C101 Initial Consultation/exam up to 15 minutes $53.90
C102 Initial Consultation/exam up to 30 minutes + $94.30
C1005 Standard Consultation up to 15 minutes $53.90
C1006 Standard Consultation between 15 and 30 minutes $80.80
C1004 Consultation, re-examination & treatment $94.30

Chiropractic SA – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
CH002 Initial Consultation = < 30 minutes $66.50
CH003  Initial Consultation > 30 minutes $115.90
CH042 Subsequent Consultation = < 30 minutes $52.60
CH043 Subsequent Consultation > 30 minutes Limited to complex cases e.g. major trauma $108.10

Chiropractic VIC – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
CR100 Initial Consultation–History, examination and treatment  $71.24
CR101 Brief Consultation–Selective review, examination and treatment  $22.72
CR102 Standard Consultation–History, examination and treatment  $50.08
CR105 Restricted Consultation–History, examination and complex treatment for workers with specific injuries  $85.81
CR109 Review Consultation on request by employer–History, examination and history  $56.72
CR120 Initial Consultation–Home/Work - History, examination and treatment  $68.55
CR121 Brief Consultation–Home/Work - Selective review, examination and treatment  $34.81
CR122 Standard Consultation–Home/Work - History, examination and treatment  $57.39
CR123 Long Consultation–Home/Work - History, examination and complex treatment or treatment of two distinct areas/conditions  $103.28
CR124 Extended Consultation–Home/Work - History, examination and treatment of three distinct areas  $133.58

Chiropractic WA – 1 November 2018

Item Description Rate
2 Initial Consultation–Rooms $68.20
1 Subsequent Consultation–Rooms $56.90

Occupational Therapy SA – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
OT105 Initial Consultation per hour $185.40
OT205 Subsequent Consultation per hour $185.40

Occupational Therapy QLD – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
QW015 Initial Consultation $86.00
QW020 Initial Consultation–complex - multiple areas $129.00
QW017 Subsequent Consultation Level A $58.00
QW016 Subsequent Consultation Level B $77.00
QW288 Subsequent Consultation Level C $111.00
QW289 Subsequent Consultation Level D $147.00

Occupational Therapy VIC – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
VW600 Initial Standard Consultation < 1 hour $61.04
VW601 Initial Comprehensive Consultation > 1 hour $111.33
VW02R Standard Consultation < 30 minutes $49.14
VW02H Standard Consultation < 30 minutes - Home, Hospital, Work $71.77

Occupational Therapy WA – 1 November 2018

Item Description Rate
WW11 Brief Consultation $28.90
WW03 Short Consultation (up to 30 minutes) $59.00
WW04 Standard Consultation (30-45 minutes) $97.30
WW05 Extended Consultation (45 minutes - < 1 hour) $145.90
WW06 Extended Consultation (> 1 hour) $194.75

Physiotherapy ACT – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
2 Initial Consultation and Treatment  $94.05
16 Initial Consultation and Treatment of two distinct areas $142.05
1 Standard Consultation and Treatment $80.46
5 Standard Consultation and Treatment of two distinct areas $120.24
13 Complex Treatment $159.27
9 Group/Class Intervention $56.45
PHYST1 Consult with TNP $84.75
PHYSR2 Consult with RTP $84.75

Physiotherapy NT – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
PA001 Initial Consultation–one area, level 1 Physiotherapist $120.74
PA003 Initial Consultation–one area, level 2 Physiotherapist $151.00
PB001 Standard Consultation–one area, level 1 Physiotherapist $61.91
PB003 Standard Consultation–one area, level 2 Physiotherapist $77.51
PL001 Standard Complex Level 1 - 1 hour $181.98
PL003 Standard Complex Level 2 - 1 hour $227.49
PHYST1 Consult with TNP $84.75
PHYSR2 Consult with RTP $84.75

Physiotherapy NSW – 1 January 2019

Item Description Rate
2 Initial Consultation and Treatment $96.10
12 Initial Consultation and Treatment of two distinct areas  $145.00
1 Standard Consultation & Treatment $81.40
3 Standard Consultation and Treatment of two distinct areas $122.70
14 Complex Treatment $162.60
PHYST1 Consult with TNP $86.28 (from 1 July 2018) 
PHYSR2 Consult with RTP $86.28 (from 1 July 2018) 

Physiotherapy QLD – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
WC021 Initial Consultation $87.00
WC313 Initial Consultation (multiple area) - Two or more entirely separate injuries/conditions are assessed and treated $129.00
WC108 Subsequent Consultation (level A) - Selective review of treatment of exercise program where a standard consultation (level B) is not required $58.00
WC006 Subsequent Consultation (level B) - standard consultation, management of one area/condition $77.00
WC101 Subsequent Consultation (level C) - two entirely separate injuries/conditions are treated $111.00
WC102 Subsequent Consultation (level D) - more than two entirely separate injuries/conditions treated $147.00
WC106 Group Hydro/Exercise Sessions per person per hour - Maximum eight persons per group $47.00
PHYST1 Consult with TNP $86.28
PHYSR2 Consult with RTP $86.28

Physiotherapy SA – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
PT108 Initial Consultation–Involving history, assessment and treatment $83.50
PT210 Standard subsequent consultation–Involving re-assessment and treatment $68.00
PT212 Long subsequent consultation–involving re-assessment and treatment of complex injuries $92.90
PT415 Individual aquatic session  $65.00
PT420 Group aquatic session–Maximum eight persons per group $27.20
PHYST1 Consult with TNP $86.28
PHYSR2 Consult with RTP $86.28

Physiotherapy TAS – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
P1 Initial Consultation–one area $85.40
P2 Initial Consultation–two areas $128.50
P4 Standard Consultation–one area $68.35
P5 Standard Consultation–two areas $102.55
P8 Complex Consultation–Session requiring >45 mins direct contact $170.90
P110 Group Consultation–Aquatic/Exercise session (up to 5 patients per group) $43.15
PHYST1 Consult with TNP $86.28
PHYSR2 Consult with RTP $86.28

Physiotherapy VIC – 1 July 2019

Item Description Rate
PY100 Initial Consultation–History, examination and treatment $116.67
PY102 Standard Consultation–History, examination and treatment. $58.33
PY132 Hydrotherapy Standard Consultation–History, examination and treatment $58.33
PY105 Restricted consultation–History, examination and complex treatment for workers with specific injuries $116.67
PY135 Group Hydro/exercise session $29.17
PHYST1 Consult with TNP $86.28
PHYSR2 Consult with RTP $86.28

Physiotherapy WA – 1 November 2018

Item Description Rate
PA001 Initial Consultation–History, examination and treatment $86.30
PB001 Standard Consultation–History, examination and treatment of one are or condition $69.30
PC001 Treatment–Two distinct areas $87.60
PHYST1 Consult with TNP $86.28
PHYSR2 Consult with RTP $86.28
Page last updated: 31 Jul 2019