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.
Important message from the Ministry of Health Maternity Agreements Team
Annual Practising Certificates (APC)
You are required to have a current APC to provide and claim for maternity services under the Primary Maternity Services Notice 2007 (the...
APC applications are open
APC applications for the 2019/20 practising year are open. Please visit this page which will guide you through the correct procedures.
Midpoint February 2019
It is now time to apply for practising certificates for the 2019/20 year. Click for more information
National Midwifery Examination
The next National Midwifery Examination is on 11 March 2019. Applications are now opened.
Midpoint December 2018
2018 certainly has been a year of many challenges for midwifery read more
Strategic Plan 2018 - 2021 updated
The Midwifery Council is pleased to be able to share the Strategic Plan for 2018 to 2021, updated in March 2019. This plan is a living document and will be reviewed annually to...