Social Workers Registration Board

The Social Workers Registration Board (SWRB) is the professional body for social worker and was introduced on a voluntary basis in 2003. The SWRB has been established under the Social Workers Registration Act 2003. 

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Latest news from SWRB

  • Social Workers Registration Board members

    April 19, 2017
    Shayne Walker RSW – Chairperson Turitea Bolstad Michelle Derrett RSW... more

  • New Research Opportunity

    April 19, 2017
    The Board is assisting Sherilene Arkwright RSW recruit participants for... more

  • Latest On Board Newsletter

    April 19, 2017
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  • Memorandum of Understanding

    April 19, 2017
    A Memorandum of Understanding between The Social Workers Registration Board... more


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