On 23 December 2010 the working party for national paramedic registration met with ACAP in Perth.

On the invitation of Cathy Campbell (Manager System Reviews, Project Development, WA Department of Health), ACAP representatives Ian Patrick (President) along with Richard Brightwell(Director), Phil Townsend (Chair WA Chapter) and Les Hotchin (Secretary) attended a briefing where an outline of the process of the working party on national paramedic registration was provided.

The project, being led by Dr Simon Towler of the WA Department of Health, is to begin early this year and is expected to be completed within nine months. ACAP  has offered full co-operation and will be an interested and willing participant