Immigration & Professional Registration

 

Immigration

As a New Zealand employer, Taranaki District Health Board is required to comply with New Zealand Immigration laws.

If you are not a New Zealand or Australian Citizen or Resident, you must hold one of the following prior to commencing with Taranaki District Health Board:

  • New Zealand Residency
  • Or a Work Visa/Permit

For further information, please visit the New Zealand Immigration website – www.immigration.govt.nz

Professional Registration

To enable you to practice as a health professional in New Zealand, you will require registration with the relevant associated Professional Board or Council. You will also require a current New Zealand practising certificate.

List of New Zealand Registration Boards and Councils:

Anaesthetic Technician

New Zealand Anaesthetic Technician Society
PO Box 10691
The Terrace
Wellington 6143
New Zealand
Phone: +64 471 24 32
www.nzats.co.nz
www.mscouncil.org.nz

Dental Therapist

New Zealand Dental Therapists' Association Inc
Private Bag 93 115
Henderson
Waitakere City
Phone: +64 9 620 6841
Fax: + 64 9 839 0566
www.denz.co.nz

Dietitian

New Zealand Dietitians Board
C/- Registration Boards Secretariate Ltd
PO Box 10 140
Wellington
New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 499 7979
Fax: +64 4 472 2350
www.dietitiansboard.org.nz

Doctor / Medical Officer / Specialist

Medical Council of New Zealand
P O Box 11-649
Wellington
New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 384 7635
Fax: +64 4 385 8902
http://www.mcnz.org.nz

Medical Laboratory Technologist / Scientist

New Zealand Medical Laboratory Science Board
C/- Medical Sciences Secretariat
PO Box 7242
Wellington South
New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 801 6250
Fax: +64 4 381 0270
www.mscouncil.org.nz

Medical Radiation Technologist / Therapist

New Zealand Medical Radiation Technologists Board
C/- Medical Sciences Secretariat
PO Box 7242
Wellington South
New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 801 6250
Fax: +64 4 381 0270
www.mrtboard.org.nz

Midwife

Midwifery Council
C/- Registration Boards Secretariate Ltd
PO Box 10 140
Wellington
New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 499 7979
Fax: +64 4 472 2350
www.midwiferycouncil.health.nz

Nurse

Nursing Council of New Zealand
PO Box 9644
Wellington
New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 385 9589
Fax: +64 4 801 8502
www.nursingcouncil.org.nz

Occupational Therapist

Occupational Therapy Board of New Zealand
PO Box 10-202
The Terrace
Wellington
New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 918 4740
Fax: +64 4 918 4746
Free Phone (NZ only) 0800 99 77 55
www.otboard.org.nz

Pharmacist

Pharmaceutical Society of New Zealand
PO Box 11-640
Wellington
New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 802 0030
Fax: +64 4 382 9297
www.psnz.org.nz

Physiotherapist

Physiotherapy Board of New Zealand
PO Box 10-734
Wellington
New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 471 2610
Fax: +64 4 471 2613
www.physioboard.org.nz

Psychologists

New Zealand Psychologists Board
C/-Registration Boards Secretariat Ltd
PO Box 10 140
Wellington
New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 499 7979
Fax: +64 4 472 2350
www.psychologistsboard.org.nz

Speech Language Therapist

New Zealand Speech-Language Therapists’ Association
N369
Private Bag 92 185
Victoria Street West
Auckland 1142
speechtherapy.org.nz

Last updated: Wednesday, December 14, 2016

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