Amendments to SWRA 2003 tabled

Legislation relating to amendments recommended in the SWRB 2020 review of the Social Workers Registration Act 2003 (the Act) has been tabled today in the Social Workers Registration Amendment Bill.

The Ministry of Social Development holds policy responsibility for the Act. You can read more about what is proposed here:

The SWRB welcomes the opportunity to see social work discussed by the House as the Bill progresses. The next step will be a debate in the House before it is sent to Select Committee to hear submissions.

Published 26 June 2024