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.
APC renewals for 2018/2019 period
The Council expects to open applications for APC renewals sometime in the week beginning 18 February. The exact date is contingent on completion of preparations for this process. This message will be updated when applications are open.
Council has new Chair and Deputy Chair
At its first meeting of the year, the Council elected as its new Chair Chris Mallon and as new Deputy Chair Kerry Adams. Chris is currently Director of Midwifery at the Hutt...
Consultation on APC fee 2018/19
The Midwifery Council Proposed 2018/19 APC fee consultation closed on 3 January 2018. Information on the Council's decision and an analysis of the feedback can be found here.
National Midwifery Examination 12 March 2018
Applications are now open for the National Midwifery Examination 12 March 2018
Results for the National Midwifery Examination 4 December 2017
The results for the National Midwifery Examination 4 December 2017 have now been released
Annual Report to March 2017
The year 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017 has seen the Council consolidate the changes of the last few years in relation to its governance model and strategic direction.
Midpoint December 2017
The curtain is about to fall on 2017. The Council members and staff would like to wish you and your families a very happy and festive Christmas and New Year period and that in...
Be Safe.03. Annual Practising Certificates
The latest issue of Be Safe has just been released. It contains important information about what evidence the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act requires the Council...