Occupational Therapy Board of New Zealand


Registration Forms

Payment form (PDF)
Please complete this when sending in a payment to us.

Reference Form (DOC)
Reference form to help support your application for registration.

Competence Assessment Application Form (DOC)
A form required as part of registration as an occupational therapist

Request for NZ Criminal Conviction History – Third Party (PDF)
You will need to complete this form and return it to us when you are registering with us so we can apply for a criminal convictions history check on your behalf. Please download, sign and scan the form as typed signatures are not accepted by the Ministry of Justice.

Return to practice plan template  (DOC)
If you have been out of the workforce for over three years or you haven’t worked as an occupational therapist for over five years then you will need to complete a return to practice plan.

Other Forms

Request for Verification of Registration Certificate (PDF)
If you would like a letter of good standing you must complete this form and send in the appropriate fee

Application for Removal of Conditions (DOC)
Use this form to apply for removal of a standard condition from your scope of practice.

Recertification completion application form 
Use this form if you have completed the requirements for certification as a practising occupational therapist.