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Consultation on scopes of practice, prescribed qualifications and fees

Te Kaunihera Manapou is consulting with key stakeholders scope of practice and qualifications, and fees.

Te Kaunihera Manapou Paramedic Council established

Te Kaunihera Manapou Paramedic Council was established as a Regulatory Authority (RA) under the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act (2003) (the Act) effective  1 January 2020 after many years of seeking regulation of the profession. The Council’s role is to regulate paramedics in New Zealand. Read more.

Paramedic Registration Update

Paramedic Registration under the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance (HPCA) Act 2003 was announced in November 2019. This is a significant moment for the paramedic profession in New Zealand. Read more.

COVID-19 Update

We would like to reassure you that work is still going on in the background in preparation for the next Paramedic Regulatory Advisory meeting scheduled in early May. Read more.

Updates Regarding the Regulation of Paramedics

Tena Koutou Katoa,
Nga mihi nui, Koutou, he maanakitanga ki te mahi ano, no reira tena Koutou, tena Koutou, tena Koutou.
On the 24th June the appointment of the inaugural Paramedic Council of New Zealand was Gazetted – an historic moment indeed. Read more.