For Government


Find a surgeon

The Find a Surgeon directory is a listing of active Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons who meet the requirements of the College's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program and have opted to be on the list. This list excludes retired or inactive Fellows.


Government overview

The College advocates on behalf of Fellows, providing a strong and clear voice for surgeons. In doing so, the College ensures that the government is well acquainted with the needs and views of surgeons. This section of the site includes statistics relating to the surgical workforce and our policies and position papers.

Workforce & Activities Reports

The College produces information about the surgical workforce and training in Australia and New Zealand in order to help government to make informed decisions regarding health services.

College Policies & Publications

Policies of the College are written and published to enable transparency in how the College operates. Position Papers that represent the recommendations of the College and its preferred position on surgical issues.