Competence Application Forms

Below you will find the templates that you will need to download and complete for your Full Competence or Recertification Assessment. (Please note, some of the templates are Word Documents.  Please download and type into them)

Competence Assessment Application Forms

Practice Study Template

Self-reflection Template

Continuing Professional Development Log 16 17

NZ Police Request and Consent vetting form

We recommend submitting your competence assessment application and full payment at least four – six weeks prior to your current competence expiry date.  You can email your competence assessment application in a PDF format to

All competence assessment applications are sent to external assessors on a Friday.  If your competence assessment application is received after 5pm on a Thursday, it will not be processed until the following week.


Full Competence Assessment Application $255.55

Recertification Assessment Application $153.32

For more information about the fees please download the below pdf.

SWRB Gazette Notice 2017-2018