Notice Type
General Section
Notice Title

Notice of Amendment to Qualifications Prescribed by the Physiotherapy Board

Pursuant to section 12 of the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003, the Physiotherapy Board amends the qualifications prescribed for registration as a physiotherapist in the Scope of Practice – Physiotherapist.

  1. Commencement – This notice takes effect from 1 January 2019.
  2. Amendment – This notice amends the notice published in the New Zealand Gazette, 15 September 2004, No. 120, page 2972, as amended by the notice published in the New Zealand Gazette, 1 November 2012, No. 131, page 3783, by appending the following prescribed qualifications for registration in the Scope of Practice – Physiotherapist to the list of prescribed qualifications set out under the heading

Qualifications Prescribed for Registration in a Scope of Practice

1. Physiotherapist Scope of Practice”:

– Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Waikato Institute of Technology; or

– Bachelor of Physiotherapy with Honours, Waikato Institute of Technology.

Dated at Wellington this 25th day of October 2018.

ROSS JOHNSTON, Registrar, Physiotherapy Board.