As a registered social worker, you are required to:
- hold a Practising Certificate which is renewed each year
- adhere to the Code of Conduct and
- undertake Continuing Professional Development.
If you are provisionally registered and want to move to full registration, you will need to complete your CPD log and 2000 hours of supervised social work practice in New Zealand.
Below is the confirmation of hours form to be completed by your manager/supervisor.
As a registered social worker you are legally required to inform the SWRB if you change your name or you are practising under a different name than we have you registered under.
Download the ‘Change of Name‘ form, complete and mail to the SWRB office.
Residential, mailing or work address change
Registered social workers are legally required to inform the SWRB of residential, mailing or work place address changes.
You can update your details any time by logging into your Practising Certificate online account any time or alternatively email at email@example.com