Welcome to Nurse Practitioners New Zealand


NPNZ is an organisation that provides a collective voice to advance NP Practice and enable high quality integrated and accessible healthcare throughout New Zealand.



  • Excellence in health through service delivery, research and policy
  • Provide better, sooner, more convenient care
  • Honest and respectful partnerships
  • Nurse Practitioner leadership for New Zealand Nurse Practitioners
  • The Treaty of Waitangi is the foundation for nurse practitioner practice


  • Promote excellence in advanced clinical nursing through practice, education and research
  • Enhance capacity of the Nurse Practitioner practice in New Zealand
  • Provide Nurse Practitioner leadership for legislation, regulation and policy development
  • Provide resource and consultation for healthcare practice in New Zealand

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