A revocation to this notice was published on 9 July 2015, Issue No. 74, Notice No. 2015-gs3976.

Notice Type
General Section
Notice Title

Osteopathic Council (Fees) Notice 2015

Pursuant to Part 6, sections 130(1) and 131(1) of the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 (“HPCA Act”), the following notice is given.

N o t i c e

1. Title and commencement—This notice may be cited as the Osteopathic Council (Fees) Notice 2015 and shall come into force on 23 February 2015.

2. Fees—(1) The Osteopathic Council has changed the following fees set, payable to the council, specified in Schedule A.

(2) The Osteopathic Council has set the following new fee specified in Schedule B.

3. Tax—Inclusive of goods and services tax fees are shown in Schedules A and B.

Schedule A

Fees Payable (GST inclusive)

Application for an Annual Practising Certificate (general scope of practice):

Practising period Application fee Disciplinary levy GST Total payable
  $        $        $        $       
Full year 736.00 350.00 163.00 1,249.00
October to March 399.00 175.00 86.00 660.00
January to March 268.00 88.00 53.00 409.00
3 month locum 303.00 88.00 59.00 450.00

Application for an Annual Practising Certificate (special purpose scope of practice):

Practising period Application fee Disciplinary levy GST Total payable
  $        $        $        $       
Full year 552.00 350.00 135.00 1,037.00

Annual Practising Certificate Fees Other Scopes


Extended and vocational scopes of practice 172.00
Special purposes scope 1,037.00
Visiting osteopathic presenter/educator 172.00

Examination Fees


Stage three clinical examination 3,600.00

Registration and Other Fees


Assessment of overseas qualifications (stage one) 690.00
General registration/re-registration 690.00
Registration in an extended/vocational scope of practice 172.00
Visiting osteopathic presenter/educator 172.00
Inactive registrant’s annual fee 172.00
Processing inactive registrant’s CPD 172.00
Competent Authority Pathway Programme (Stage four – 12-month preceptorship support for overseas practitioners) 3,600.00
Application for review (appeal) 1,500.00

Schedule B

Fees Payable (GST inclusive)


New fee, including competence review and investigation costs (to be calculated on a cost-recovery basis by averaging out the cost of ensuring the council’s obligations under the HPCA Act, with respect to ensuring competence is met, including the undertaking of competence reviews).


4. Revocation—The above notice revokes and replaces the notice issued by the Osteopathic Council and published in the New Zealand Gazette, 16 January 2014, No. 4, page 135.

Dated at Wellington this 20th day of January 2015.

ANDREW CHARNOCK, Registrar, Osteopathic Council.