PEP Entry Assessment (PEPEA)

PEPEA – Standard Stream

The PEPEA is a test which comprises clinical applied knowledge questions and situational judgement test (SJT) questions. There are 100 questions on the PEPEA.

It is a requirement to pass the PEPEA before progressing into the next step of the program.

After applying for the PEP, eligible candidates will be advised via email about how to enrol in and pay for the PEPEA. Candidates must undertake the PEPEA in order to determine their suitability to enter the program.

The cost of the PEPEA is $725.00.

Wednesday 9 June 2021*

Enrolment period closes
Eligible applicants will receive an invitation to enrol in the PEPEA shortly after being advised about their eligibility for the program. Enrolments for the PEPEA close on this date.

Please watch out for your PEPEA enrolment email in your inbox. If you haven't received it by Monday 24 May 2021, please contact the Selection team at

Wednesday 21 July 2021*

Practice Experience Program Entry Assessment (PEPEA)
Applicants who have successfully enrolled sit the PEPEA.

Thursday 19 August 2021*

PEPEA results release
Applicants who have sat the PEPEA receive their results at this time.

*Please note dates are subject to change.

For more information on the PEPEA, please refer to FAQ 1 for doctors who are eligible for the PEP.