Current Consultations

The National Board undertakes wide-ranging consultation on proposals that affect the nursing and midwifery professions.

Where there are consultations open for input, they will be shown below.

Where there are consultations which have closed, they will be shown under Past Consultations along with the submissions that were received.


Public consultation on draft Guidelines for the regulatory management of registered health practitioners and students infected with blood-borne viruses

National Boards are releasing for public consultation draft guidelines on the regulatory management of registered health practitioners and students infected with blood-borne viruses.

Released: 24 July 2014 
Closes: 26 September 2014

Please provide written submissions by email, marked ‘Consultation – Guidelines for the regulatory management of registered health practitioners and students infected with blood-borne viruses’ to guidelinesconsultation@ahpra.gov.au by close of business 26 September 2014.

Please send submissions in Word format so that we can conform to W3C's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 when we publish submissions.

The Boards will publish submissions received on their websites to encourage discussion and inform the community and stakeholders, unless requested otherwise. There may be circumstances under which submissions may not be published. Please refer to the consultation paper for details of how submissions will be treated. Submissions received in response to a consultation are published under Past consultations.


Public consultation on a review of the following registration standards and guidelines

Review of registration standards:

  • Professional indemnity insurance
  • Continuing professional development
  • Recency of practice

Guideline:

  • Continuing professional development

The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia is undertaking public consultation on a review of the above registration standards and guideline.

Released: 19 May 2014
Closes: 14 July 2014

Please provide written submissions as a Word document (not PDF) by email, marked nmbafeedback@ahpra.gov.au by close of business on Monday, 14 July 2014.

Address submissions by post to the Executive Officer, Nursing and Midwifery, AHPRA, GPO Box 9958, Melbourne 3001.

The National Board publishes submissions on its website to encourage discussion and inform the community and stakeholders, unless requested otherwise.

There may be circumstances under which submissions may not be published. Please refer to the section on submissions in the consultation paper for details of how submissions are treated.


The Boards publish submissions received on their websites to encourage discussion and inform the community and stakeholders, unless requested otherwise. There may be circumstances under which submissions may not be published. Please refer to the consultation paper for details of how submissions will be treated. Submissions received in response to a consultation are published under Past Consultations.