Practising in New Zealand

Content Summary

If you are already working in public practice in New Zealand, these resources will guide you as you establish your own practice. Be clear about what you want your firm to achieve and be aware of how an operating structure is affected by regulations.

Learn about the pathways to public practice in New Zealand

Licence and registration requirements

Business planning

The New Zealand Government provides public practitioners with access to a free business plan template and a SWOT tool, to strategise firm structures and plan for the future.

Anti-money laundering

Financial Markets Authority (FMA)

Get your public practice certificate

Find out more about what you need to do, and apply online for a CPA Australia New Zealand public practice or limited public practice certificate.