Policy

General Policy

Fitness Policy (PDF, 537KB, 6 pages)
Our policy about how we assess your fitness for registration and practice.

Policy for the use of Occupational Therapy Titles (PDF, 218KB, 3 pages)
Our policy for how and when the Occupational Therapy title can be used.

Policy on Standard Conditions (PDF, 310KB, 4 pages)
Our policy for the standard conditions you may have on your scope of practice.

Practising Certificate Renewal Policy (PDF 358KB, 5 pages)
Our policy for renewing your practising certificate.

Late Practising Certificate Renewal Policy (PDF, 307KB, 3 pages)
Our Policy for late renewal of your practising certificate.

Policy on when Registration and a Practising Certificate are required (PDF, 415KB, 9 pages)
Our policy to give you guidance on when registration and a practising certificate is required.

English Language Policy (PDF, 176KB, 9 pages)
Our policy about English Language requirements for registration.

Criminal Conviction Policy (PDF, 465KB, 3 pages)
Our policy on reporting criminal convictions to us and how they’re assessed.

Accreditation Standards (PDF, 1705KB, 77 pages)
Accreditation standards for entry-level Occupational Therapy education programmes in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Reaccreditation Standards (PDF, 1502KB, 76 pages)
Reaccreditation standards for entry-level Occupational Therapy education programmes in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Privacy Policy (PDF, 282KB, 3 pages)
Our policy for privacy and information handling.

Website Privacy Policy (PDF, 361KB, 1 page)
Our policy for privacy and information handling regarding what information we  collect through our website.

Competence Examination Policy (PDF, 221KB, 3 pages)
Our policy for when and how the competence exam is to be administered.

Examination Appeal and Result Review Policy (PDF, 237KB, 5 pages)
Our policy for appealing or requesting a review of your competence exam result.

Gazetted Fees exc. GST (PDF, 120KB, 1 page)
A list of our gazetted fees excluding GST.

 

Registration Policy

New Graduate Policy (PDF, 265KB, 4 pages)
Our policy for New Graduate applicants applying for registration and practising certifcate.

Overseas Qualified Applicant Policy (PDF, 242KB, 5 pages)
Our policy for Overseas Qualified applicants applying for registration and practising certificate.

TTMRA Applicant Policy (PDF, 219KB, 3 pages)
Our policy for TTMRA applicants applying for registration and practising certificate.

Return to Practice Policy (PDF, 534KB, 6 pages)
Our policy for Return to Practice applicants undertaking the Return to Practice.

Policy for NZ Graduates applying 12 months or more after graduation (PDF, 279KB, 15 page)
Our policy for New Graduate applicants applying for registration and practising certificate 12 months or more after graduation.

Policy for Registered OTs who have not begun practising 12 months or more after graduation (PDF, 274KB, 10 page)
Our policy for Registered Occupational Therapists who have not begun practising within 12 months of registration.

Validity of Competence Assessment and Third Party Attestation Policy (PDF, 219KB, 3 page)
Our policy about how we process and review your competence assessment and third party attestation.