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RPEQ Assessment

Registration of Engineers
in Queensland (Mining)

AusIMM is one of the few organisations that provides an assessment scheme to assess engineers applying to become Registered Professional Engineers of Queensland (RPEQ)

Assessment for engineers in the resources sector

Applicants can be assessed for recommendation as a RPEQ in the following core mining disciplines:

  • Environment
  • Mining
  • Metallurgy
  • Geotechnical (Mining)

AusIMM’s Registered Professional Engineers of Queensland (RPEQ) assessment follows the same peer recognition and assessment of competence process as AusIMM’s Chartered Professional (CP) Program.

AusIMM is one of the few organisations that is able to provide an assessment and recommendation to the Board of Professional Engineers Queensland (BPEQ).

Once the assessment is complete, the applicant must apply direct to the BPEQ for registration, with application and registration fees made payable to the BPEQ.

Download assessment guidelines


Review the Chartered Professional Regulations and Guidelines to ensure you meet the eligibility criteria as specified in Chartered Professional Regulation 11-16 (RPEQ assessment).
To apply for an RPEQ Assessment, access the
application form.
RPEQ Assessment Fees 2018

The fees below are for a RPEQ assessment and recommendation only. Following assessment and a positive recommendation by AusIMM, you must apply directly to the BPEQ for registration, which which includes an application and registration fee.

AusIMM Chartered Professional (CP)


(free RPEQ assessment for CPs*)

AusIMM Member or Fellow (Not yet a CP)

$500 (ex GST)


$600 (ex GST)

Apply directly to the BPEQ for registration.

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Chartered Professionals

*Current Chartered Professionals may request a RPEQ assessment letter to present to the BPEQ free of charge. Please email a current CV with your request for the RPEQ assessment letter to Please ensure your PD logbook is complete with the necessary 150 hours in the previous three years prior to requesting the letter.
*New applicants may apply for RPEQ accreditation and Chartered Professional accreditation links to #chartered/cp concurrently, paying the Chartered Professional application fees and receiving the RPEQ recommendation free of charge.