Welcome to the Midwifery Council of New Zealand
Warm Pacific greetings and welcome to our website. We invite you to learn more about midwifery in New Zealand and the role the Midwifery Council plays in protecting the health and safety of women and babies during pregnancy, childbirth and during the first six weeks after baby is born.
July 2017 National Midwifery Examination Results
The results of the July 2017 National Midwifery Examination results are now available.
Midpoint May 2017
Friday 5 May is International Day of the Midwife.
Please read the latest Midpoint for May 2017 which contains up to date information for midwives in particular about the work...
New Midwifery Council member appointed
The Midwifery Council is delighted to welcome new member Debbie Fawcett RM
Debbie was appointed to the Council in June 2017. She has been a midwife for over 20 years and is...
Media statement released by the Midwifery Council of New Zealand regarding media coverage of midwifery shortages
The Council has been closely following media coverage of safe staffing levels within the Midwifery workforce at District Health Boards.
Deputy Registrar of the Midwifery...
APC applications for 2017-2018
Just a reminder that applications for APCs for 2017-2018 remain open. All midwives who wish to practise in the next practising year are encouraged to apply now.
Midpoint February 2017
The latest issue of Midpoint is available. It contains important information about APC applications as well as changes to the Recertification Programme.