Welcome to the Website of the Occupational Therapy Board of New Zealand
The Board has formally released two new documents:
The five new competencies replace the previous seven competencies.The new competencies have been developed following extensive consultation with the profession and key stakeholders. They are seen as threshold competencies, with application across the breadth and depth of professional practice: from student to new graduate, and on to experienced practitioner.
The Code of Ethics has seen only minor changes, and incorporated our standard branding. Practitioners should familiarise themselves with the Code.