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Working as a health professional

For information about working as a doctor in New Zealand, please visit the Medical Council of New Zealand website.

For dentists the New Zealand Dental Association website contains information on dental events, education, codes of ethics, and employment.

For information about nursing in New Zealand, including professional bodies, education and employment opportunities see the Nursing Council of New Zealand website.

For other health professional groups, such as physiotherapists, there are nine Boards serviced by:

Occupational Registration Boards
PO Box 10-140
Wellington
Tel: (64 4) 499 7979
Fax: (64 4) 472 2350

The boards are:

  • Physiotherapy Board
  • Occupational Therapy Board
  • Dieticians Board
  • Medical Laboratory Technologists Board
  • Medical Radiation Technologists Board
  • Podiatrists Board
  • Opticians Board
  • Chiropractic Board
  • Psychologists Board

Of interest

Elections for the United Nations Security Council

Elections for the United Nations Security Council

New Zealand is a candidate for election to the UNSC for the two-year term 2015-16. Read more

United Nations Handbook 2013-14

United Nations Handbook
2013-14

The UN
Handbook is a comprehensive guide to the UN system and how it works.  Read more

Registering your overseas travel made easier

Registering your overseas travel made easier

New Zealanders travelling or living overseas, registering your travel online now made easier. Read more

The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal

News about how the donations are contributing to the rebuild, ways to donate and more.

Registering your overseas travel made easier

New Zealand General Election 2014

The New Zealand General Election will be held on Saturday 20 September 2014. Read more