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Physiotherapy Standards Framework

Physiotherapy Standards Framework

Aotearoa New Zealand Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct, Physiotherapy Standards, Physiotherapy Practice Thresholds in Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand

In May 2018 the Physiotherapy Board released its new Physiotherapy Standards, and the Code of Ethics and Conduct which was revised in partnership with Physiotherapy New Zealand. Together with the Physiotherapy Thresholds these document create the framework for the physiotherapy in New Zealand and the foundation for public safety and the public’s confidence in the profession.

These three critical documents have ben brought together to form the Physiotherapy Standards Framework. You can download your copy here [2.2MB PDF] Please note, we are in the process of updating this to include the two standards in the update below.

We also have a printable A4 clinic poster available for you to put up in your waiting room. You can download your copy here [122kb PDF]

UPDATE: As of December 2019 we have added two new standards: