The Board's Secretariat office will be closed from midday Friday 22 December 2023 to 8 January 2024. 

The Board would like to welcome all new graduates entering the register. Please note New Zealand graduates wishing to be registered must submit their complete registration application by 15 December 2023 and newly registered practitioners must submit their APC application before 20 December 2023 to receive their APC before the Christmas break.


Consultation Outcome - Competence Standards

11 May, 2023

In October 2022, the Board published a consultation document seeking feedback on the Board’s draft competence standards.

The Board extends its thanks and appreciation to the individuals and groups who provided feedback to the consultation.

The below outcome document summarises the key themes of feedback received and the final decision of the Board in terms of the changes to the Competence Standards.

You can view the revised Competence Standards here.