Pursuant to sections 130(1) and 131 of the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003, the following notice is given.
N o t i c e
1. Title and commencement-(1) This notice may be cited as the Nurses (Fees) Notice December 2010.
(2) The fees come into force from 1 December 2010.
2. Fees-The Nursing Council of New Zealand ("the council") sets the following fees, payable to the council, specified in the Schedule to this notice.
3. Tax-The fees are inclusive of goods and services tax.
4. Revocation-This notice revokes and replaces all earlier Nurses fees notices.
A. ANNUAL AND INTERIM PRACTISING CERTIFICATES (including the Disciplinary Levy) $
12 months (includes $30.00 Disciplinary Levy) 98.00
3 months or any part thereof (includes $7.50 disciplinary levy) 24.50
6 months or any part thereof (includes $15.00 disciplinary levy) 49.00
9 months or any part thereof (includes $22.50 disciplinary levy) 73.50
B. REGISTRATION FEES: For applicants qualified in New Zealand
Registration as registered nurse or enrolled nurse 41.00
Application for registration as nurse practitioner 767.00
Restoration of name to the Register following removal under Part 4 of the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 or Part IV of the Nurses Act 1977 327.00
Additions to Register (including all authorisations) 31.00
C. REGISTRATION FEES: For applicants qualified internationally
Application for registration as registered nurse or enrolled nurse 65.00 1
Processing fee for application for registration 420.00
Processing fee for application for registration (under the Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Act 1997) 230.00
D. PROVISION OF INFORMATION ON REGISTER
Inspection of the Register (search fee) 41.00
Replacement registration practising certificate 41.00
Verification of education programme 61.00
Verification of New Zealand registration 61.00
E. OTHER FEES (REGISTRATION)
Medal replacement - registered nurse 67.00 2
Medal replacement - enrolled nurse 58.00 2
Medal new graduate - registered nurse 26.00 2
Medal new graduate - enrolled nurse 17.00 2
Medal bar only 10.00 2
F. EXAMINATION FEES
Registered nurse and enrolled nurse 153.00
Mental health 51.00
Fees for late transcripts 102.00
Analysis of failed examination 79.00
Extension of time 10.00 2
G. FEES FOR EDUCATION PROGRAMMES3
Application for change of condition in scope of practice 179.00
Accreditation or monitoring audit of nurse entry to practice programme 2,780.00
Accreditation of post-graduate nursing programme 5,571.00
Accreditation of education institution/programme provider 6,747.00
Accreditation and monitoring audit of programme leading to registration as a registered nurse 11,060.00
Accreditation or monitoring audit of enrolled nurse programme 3,629.00
Shortened monitoring audit of programme 3,332.00
Monitoring audit of postgraduate nursing programme 6,430.00
Recognition or monitoring audit of competence assessment programme 2,218.00
Key to annotation
1This fee is refundable.
2These are newly gazetted fees.
3When accrediting a new programme and a new provider, both gazetted fees may be charged.
Dated at Wellington this 1st day of December 2010.
CAROLYN REED, Registrar, Nursing Council of New Zealand.