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23 November 2016
Due to the recent Earthquakes and the Nursing Council office closure, Examination results are now confirmed to be released on...
14 November 2016
State Final Examination 15 November 2016Notice to all candidates: the State Final Examination will be held as planned. All venues...
23 September 2016
The Council has amended the registered nurse scope of practice to indicate that some registered nurses can prescribe prescription medicines....
19 August 2016
An unofficial list containing the candidate numbers of those applicants who have passed the July 2016 Nursing Council State Final...
Registered nurse prescribing in primary health and specialty teams to be introduced in September 2016
04 August 2016
A regulation to allow suitably qualified registered nurses, working in collaborative teams, to write prescriptions for people with common and...
25 July 2016
The estimated date for results to be released will be on the 19 August 2016.
15 April 2016
An unofficial list containing the candidate numbers of those applicants who have passed the March 2016 Nursing Council State Final...
10 December 2015
An unofficial list containing the candidate numbers of those applicants who have passed the November 2015 Nursing Council State Final...
Result of consultation on Ophthalmology Schedule for proposed Designated Prescriber: registered nurses practising in primary health and specialty teams
19 November 2015
In August 2015, the Nursing Council formally consulted on a proposed schedule of medicines for registered nurses working in specialist...
04 November 2015
Following extensive consultation the Nursing Council has confirmed it will make changes to the nurse practitioner scope of practice and...