Physiotherapy Services (Private)



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Effective 1 July 2018

For Physiotherapy services provided on or after 1 July 2018
 Registered for GST
Service DescriptionTAC Item NumberMaximum Payment Rate
In Rooms
Initial Consultation PY600R $71.55
Standard Consultation PY602R $54.51
Consultation, with Treatment Notification Plan (TNP) PY604R $71.55
Out of Rooms (the fees for these items include travel) 
Initial Consultation PY600H $102.12
Standard Consultation PY602H $81.70
Consultation, with Treatment Notification Plan (TNP) PY604H $102.12
Worksite / Home /Equipment Inspection and Report# PY620H*# $119.84
Physiotherapy Management Review (PMR)
Completion of PMR (on request of TAC Physiotherapy Consultant) PY630R* $60.02
#Billed as an hourly rate inclusive of travel
Group (e.g. Pilates)
Two or more patients treated in a class or group session and receive constant overall supervision and intermittent attention for up to 30 minutes at a time PY602G $33.09
Hydrotherapy (includes pool hire and entrance fees)
Individual PH602R $54.51
Group (Two or more patients treated in a class or group session and receive constant overall supervision and intermittent attention for up to 30 minutes at a time) PH602G $33.09
Attendance at TAC Team Meeting (the fee for this item includes travel)
Attendance by treating physiotherapist at meeting where patient is present, where requested by TAC# PY625H*# $119.84
Extended Consultations

Treatment of a complex condition that cannot be adequately addressed in a standard consultation. For a client who has:

  • complex and multisite injuries
  • two or more entirely separate injuries/conditions.
In Rooms
Between 31 and 40 minutes of direct patient contact time PY614R $68.19
Greater than 40 minutes of direct patient contact time PY616R $108.92
Out of Rooms (the fees for these items include travel)
Between 31 and 40 minutes of direct patient contact time PY614H $102.12
Greater than 40 minutes of direct patient contact time PY616H $163.15
Travel as a separate fee/item
Specific Criteria apply and pre-approval by the TAC required.  Refer to the TAC Physiotherapy provider guidelines.
For rural and regional travel of greater than 30 minutes (by prior approval from the TAC)^ PY650# $108.75

# Billed as an hourly rate inclusive of travel

For Physiotherapy services provided between 1 July 2017 and 30 June 2018
 Registered for GST
Service DescriptionTAC Item NumberMaximum Payment Rate
In Rooms
Initial Consultation PY600R $70.02
Standard Consultation PY602R $53.35
Consultation, with Treatment Notification Plan (TNP) PY604R $70.02
Out of Rooms (the fees for these items include travel) 
Initial Consultation PY600H $99.94
Standard Consultation PY602H $79.96
Consultation, with Treatment Notification Plan (TNP) PY604H $99.94
Worksite / Home /Equipment Inspection and Report# PY620H*# $117.28
Physiotherapy Management Review (PMR)
Completion of PMR (on request of TAC Physiotherapy Consultant) PY630R* $58.74
#Billed as an hourly rate inclusive of travel
Group (e.g. Pilates)
Two or more patients treated in a class or group session and receive constant overall supervision and intermittent attention for up to 30 minutes at a time PY602G $32.38
Hydrotherapy (includes pool hire and entrance fees)
Individual PH602R $53.35
Group (Two or more patients treated in a class or group session and receive constant overall supervision and intermittent attention for up to 30 minutes at a time) PH602G $32.38
Attendance at TAC Team Meeting (the fee for this item includes travel)
Attendance by treating physiotherapist at meeting where patient is present, where requested by TAC# PY625H*# $117.28
Extended Consultations

Treatment of a complex condition that cannot be adequately addressed in a standard consultation. For a client who has:

  • complex and multisite injuries
  • two or more entirely separate injuries/conditions.
In Rooms
Between 31 and 40 minutes of direct patient contact time PY614R $66.74
Greater than 40 minutes of direct patient contact time PY616R $106.60
Out of Rooms (the fees for these items include travel)
Between 31 and 40 minutes of direct patient contact time PY614H $99.94
Greater than 40 minutes of direct patient contact time PY616H $159.67
Travel as a separate fee/item
Specific Criteria apply and pre-approval by the TAC required.  Refer to the TAC Physiotherapy provider guidelines
For rural and regional travel of greater than 30 minutes (by prior approval from the TAC)^ PY650# $106.43

# Billed as an hourly rate inclusive of travel

For Physiotherapy services performed before 1 July 2018 by a provider who is not registered for GST
Not Registered for GST
Service DescriptionTAC Item Number2017/18 Maximum Payment Rate
Out of Rooms (the fees for these items include travel) 
Worksite / Home /Equipment Inspection and Report#PY620F^$106.63
Physiotherapy Management Review (PMR)
Completion of PMR (on request of TAC Physiotherapy Consultant)PY630F$53.38