About the Postgraduate Medical Council of Victoria

The Postgraduate Medical Council of Victoria (PMCV) was established in 1999 and seeks to improve the educational and training opportunities available to support the welfare and career development of doctors, graduate nurses and midwives who have recently graduated or commenced work in the Victorian health system.

We support the education and training of junior doctors through:
  • Accreditation: Prevocational medical accreditation and oversight of PGY1 and PGY2 health services in Victoria

  • Education: Facilitating educational courses for senior staff to improve their supervision and clinical skills

  • Workforce: Administering the Allocation & Placement Service to match medical students to health services

  • Leading the implementation of the National Framework for Prevocational Medical Training in the state of Victoria

News and Updates

2024 PMCV Symposium Recordings are now available

PMCV would like to thank all those who attended the 2024 Symposium…

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Blog: The role of the JMO Victoria Health Service Representative

PMCV has been continually working to strengthen collaboration with prevocational doctors across…

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Blog: Understanding the changes to the structure of PGY2

The Australian Medical Council’s (AMCs) revised National Framework for Prevocational Medical Training,…

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Blog: Navigating the Allocation and Placement Service (APS)?

If you are interested in applying for one of PMCV's upcoming Matches,…

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Blog: What do you need to know before entering the 2024 Intern Match?

The 2024 Victorian Intern Match is fast approaching. This latest blog will…

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Our Services

Quality workplaces


We uphold prevocational training accreditation standards in Victoria, and provide a safe and independent space for JMOs to find support.



We’re working to deliver streamlined recruitment solutions across the state of Victoria.

Supporting growth


We deliver medical education and training courses for leaders, junior doctors, practices and international medical graduates wishing to improve their skills.

Implementing national initiatives


PMCV are lead organisation in Victoria for the implementing the AMC’s National Framework for Prevocational Medical Training (NFPMT) in our state’s health services.