Consultation on a Revision of the Continuing Professional Development Standards for Chiropractors

A recent revision of the standards for Continuing Professional Development for chiropractors registered with te Poari Kaikorohiti, the Chiropractic Board has been undertaken.

This CPD Consultation Document sets out the proposed standards compared with the current ones. 

Draft CPD Policy 2021

Feedback from members of the profession and other stakeholders is welcomed. The consultation period will be open for 6 weeks. Submissions will close Friday, 22 October 2021

To make a submission, please email the Board at

Chiropractic Board Advice to Chiropractors

Vaccination – Position Statement


Registered health practitioners play a vital role in treating and containing the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).  The Chiropractic Board is aware the COVID-19 situation may present many challenges for health practitioners, and that you may be called on to act in unfamiliar ways.

Click here for a statement from the Board.

Consultation Outcomes

Publication of Orders (“Naming Policy”) – Consultation outcomes report

Partial Year APC and APC fee review – Consultation outcomes report

Recertification programme for newly registered overseas-trained chiropractors – Consultation outcomes report

The Board extends its thanks and appreciation to the individuals and groups who provided feedback on these consultations.

ACC Treating Family 

A copy of the Board’s ACC Treating Family – Topic Highlight  emailed to all practitioners in August 2019 can be downloaded here.

Code of Practice Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology 

A copy of the Ministry of Health’s Code of Practice for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology realeased November 2018 can be downloaded here.