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.


Gazette Notices

As a statutory body, we are required to formally publish notifications of our scopes of practice, accepted qualifications, and fees in the New Zealand Gazette. The Gazette is the official Government newspaper and authoritative journal of constitutional record. A Gazette notice under the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 is secondary legislation per the Legislation Act 2019 (and Secondary Legislation Act 2021).



Fitness to Practise


Health, Competence and Conduct


Expanded Practice