The functions of the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia include:
The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia has established state and territory boards to support the work of the National Board in the National Scheme. The National Board sets policy and professional standards and the state and territory boards have been delegated to make decisions about nurses, midwives and students on matters of:
The NMBA works in partnership with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
For information about legislation governing our operations see AHPRA's Legislation and Publications pages.
Associate Professor Lynette Cusack RN/midwife, Chair
Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia
G.P.O. Box 9958
Melbourne VIC 3001
You can also use the online enquiry form to contact the board.
Read Newsletters from the Board.
Meet the individual Board members.
The National Board receives requests for funding or sponsorship every now and then. It is important to establish the type of requests we might consider. Download a copy of our sponsorship guidelines (186 KB,PDF), Word version (58.0 KB,DOCX)