Push to limit AHPRA fee hikes

Victoria's Parliament is pushing to make it illegal for AHPRA to hike registration fees by more than the CPI each year.

A parliamentary legislative committee issued a host of recommendations to improve AHPRA's performance on Wednesday, following an inquiry into the regulator's conduct since its inauguration in 2010.

The committee found that registration fees had increased by 60% for doctors in the state since the introduction of the national scheme, chiefly due