Consultation on the Practising Certificate Fee and Disciplinary Levy 2020/2021
This consultation document is seeking stakeholder feedback on the Medical Council of New Zealand’s(Council) proposal to gazette an increase to the practising certificate (PC) fee and disciplinary levy, to be effective from 1 September 2020. Feedback is welcome and will be carefully considered by Council before a final decision is made.
This needs to reach us by close of business Friday 10 July 2020.
The current proposed increases are:
- PC fee increase of $34.28 to $605.67 (GST exclusive).
- Disciplinary levy increase of $15.44 to $169.80 (GST exclusive).
Council is very mindful of the impact to the profession and stakeholders in these unprecedented and challenging times, with significant disruptions from COVID-19, but considers these increases necessary to ensure financial sustainability.
Please see the full consultation document at the link below.
In accordance with s130 and s131 of the HPCAA and Council’s consultation guidelines, copies of this consultation document have been sent to all doctors, the Ministry of Health, District Health Boards and other organisations with an interest.
Responses should be sent to:
Medical Council of New Zealand
PO Box 10509