The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia provides guidance to nurses and midwives by publishing a range of policies, codes and guidelines. These documents:

  • help understand the NMBA’s expectations and requirements 
  • provide and pathways to meet them.
Document PDF Accessible format Date of effect
Common Protocol - Informing notifiers about the reasons for National Board decisions  PDF (91.8KB) Word version (58.5 KB,DOCX)  1 August 2018
Exemptions from continuing professional development for nurses and midwives  PDF (114KB) Web page From 1 June 2016
Current: Policy: Re-entry to practice PDF (340KB) Web page From 11 February 2019 
Retired: Policy: Re-entry to practice PDF (316KB) From 1 September 2015 To 10 February 2019
Mothercraft nurses policy PDF  (45.0KB) Web page 24 August 2017
Page reviewed 11/11/2019