NZ graduates

The Bachelor of Health Science in Podiatry at the Auckland University of Technology (AUT) is the only qualification currently offered in New Zealand which leads to registration with the Podiatrists Board.

In order to practice in New Zealand, podiatrists must be registered with the Podiatrists Board AND hold a current Annual Practising Certificate (APC).

Application for Registration form

Application for Annual Practising Certificate (APC) 2016/ 2017: This APC will expire 31 March 2017.

Please note:

  • there is a reduced APC fee of $247.75 for new NZ graduates who have not been registered with any Registration Authority before, for the period 1 December to 31 March.
  • all first time APC applicants must provide evidence of a current CPR certificate (including AED and anaphylaxis), to accompany their APC  application.

Please refer to the Board payment form for all fees payable. 

Registration Policy Documents:

Registration Requirements: Australia and New Zealand Podiatry Competency Standards

Cultural Awareness Statement


PO Box 9644, Wellington 6141, NZ
Level 5, 22 Willeston Street, Wellington, 6011
Tel: +64 4 474 0706 Fax +64 4 918 4746


PO Box 10-202, Wellington 6143, NZ
Level 10, ASB House, 101-103 The Terrace, Wellington 6011
Tel: +64 4 474 0706 Fax +64 4 918 4746
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