Internationally Qualified Nurses with Australian registration

If you hold current registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulatory Authority (AHPRA), you can apply for New Zealand registration under the Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Act 1997 (TTMR).

*If you have previously been registered with the Nursing Council – DO NOT apply for registration. Please contact NZnurse@nursingcouncil.org.nz for information on how to apply for a practising certificate. If you wish to change your scope of practice please email IQN@nursingcouncil.org.nz.

If you apply for registration and you have previously registered, your application fee will not be refunded.