Applying for Membership or Membership Renewal 2013
- please see the section on Membership categories to see which category you fit in and what information you will need before applying for membership
ONLINE MEMBERSHIP FORM - Click here
In 2013 there is a single renewal form for all members, it is very easy. Just remember to have any files, such as CPD logs, ready to upload. Contact the National office if you are unable to complete the online form.
Click here for the benefits of belonging to your professional association, NZSTA.
Click here for the description of the various membership categories available to prospective members of the NZSTA.
Click here to learn all about Life Membership, the highest honour awarded by NZSTA.
Overseas Trained Therapists
- for overseas trained therapists who have not previously had their qualifications approved by the NZSTA
Please note that it is the applicants responsiblity to check the New Zealand Immigration requirements to work in New Zealand http://www.immigration.govt.nz/
As at 26 November 2009 speech-language therapy is on the Long Term Skill Shortage List, ANZSCO (Australia and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations) code 252712. For information on the occupation in New Zealand see http://www.immigration.govt.nz/Administration/EmploymentFactSheets/09_SpeechLanguageTherapist_Health/SpeechLanguageTherapist.html
No Refund Policy
Please note that for applications made under the Mutual Recognition Agreement and the Qualifications Approval Process, no refunds will be made. For this reason we recommend that applicants check the requirements as outlined in the application forms very carefully to ensure that they meet them.
Provides information for overseas-trained therapists seeking to become members of the NZSTA under the MRA.
Provides information for overseas-trained therapists seeking to become members of the NZSTA, and who are not covered by the Mutual Recognition Agreement.