Hearing Assessment

Office of Hearing Services (OHS)

  1. Department of Veteran Affairs (DVA)
  2. Pediatric Assessments
  3. Pre-employment Hearing Tests
  4. Police Assessments
  5. WorkSafe Victoria Hearing Assessments for Compensation

Standard Hearing Assessments

Adult assessments:

  • Detailed history of hearing needs and ear health
  • Pure-tone audiometry
  • Middle ear function test
  • Speech audiometry (in quiet and in noise if necessary)
  • Detailed discussion of results tailored to your history and individual circumstance
  • Recommendation of appropriate follow-up and/or rehabilitation (if required)

Assessment takes 1 hour. A medical referral is not required.

Child assessments (from 5 years):

  • Detailed history of hearing and ear health
  • Pure-tone audiometry
  • Middle ear function test
  • Speech audiometry (depending on age and development)
  • Detailed discussion of results
  • Recommendation of appropriate follow-up and/or rehabilitation (if required)

Assessment takes 30 minutes. A medical referral is not required.