Professionals Australia is proud to introduce its Registered Professional Engineer (RPEng) scheme.

RPEng: assisting professionals to get ahead and stay ahead in their professional careers.

Professionals Australia’s Registered Professional Engineer (RPEng) program ensures that engineers who complete accreditation have met the requirements of the By-Laws and Guidelines developed by our Professional Engineers Division.

These are developed in consultation with industry to make sure they are contemporary and relevant, assisting our members stay at the leading edge of professional practice.

Professionals Australia has been representing the interests of professionals at work for more than 60 years and played a key role in seeing professional engineers gain recognition and reward in this country.

Quality assured

Professionals Australia is an approved assessment entity for the only mandatory engineering registration scheme in Australia – Registered Professional Engineers of Queensland (RPEQ).

This means you can be assured that Registered Professional Engineer (RPEng) is of the highest quality.

Professionals Australia believes the standard of professionalism among engineers must be high to ensure competent practice, ethical conduct, maximum economic benefit and most importantly the safety of the community.

Why register?

Registration and accreditation should play a key role in protecting the integrity of the profession and advancing the community’s interests. Registration provides recognition and Professionals Australia believes registration through Registered Professional Engineer (RPEng) is a key to getting professionals the recognition and reward they deserve.


For Professionals Australia members, registration only costs $300. Registered Professional Engineer (RPEng) is run on a cost recovery basis for the benefit of members.


  • Civil
  • Mechanical
  • Electrical
  • Structural
  • Management
  • IT& T

Registered already?

If you already hold Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ), CPEng, Registered Professional, or CEng status, you’re automatically eligible for Registered Professional Engineer (RPEng). Simply start your application here, check the ‘Yes’ under accreditation and upload evidence of your existing status and that’s it.

RPEQ assessment

Professionals Australia is an approved assessment entity for the Board of Professional Engineers Queensland (BPEQ).

This means that if you are seeking Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ) status, then Professionals Australia can undertake your competency assessment. Click here to get started.

RPEQ information