College of Nurses Aotearoa (NZ) Inc.

A professional nursing organisation for New Zealand’s Registered Nurses and Nurse Practitioners

The College is:

  • A dynamic, professional network of nurses committed to high standards of nursing practice and professional engagement
  • An organisation whose focus is on the professional issues of nursing and the health of our communities
  • An organisation with a significant influence on health policy decision making at the national level
  • A bicultural organisation in its governance structure and organisation

We provide:

  • $1 million professional practice indemnity insurance cover per annum
  • Subscription to Nursing Praxis (NZ) and Te Puawai
  • Free access to for your electronic nursing portfolio
  • Access to professional nursing supervisor/coach profiles
  • Resources on self -employment for nurses
  • Resources for supervisors of NP applicants
  • Daily email news, education and job opportunity updates
  • Online resources to support College members including advice on professional practice issues and bullying.
  • Responsive workshops to support your practice
  • Endorsement of conferences, workshops, seminars and online learning.

Exclusive access to the HealthCentral’s Professional Development Learning Activities

Check membership options here Visit the College on