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Appointments to health statutory bodies
The Minister of Health has statutory responsibility for appointment of members to a range of statutory authorities, including crown entities, district health boards, professional regulatory bodies and ministerial health committees.
View a list of current vacancies.
If you wish to be considered for appointment to any of these positions, please read the information for applicants below, fill out the attached application form in full and send it, along with a copy of your CV, to email@example.com, or
Governance and Crown Entities
Ministry of Health
PO Box 5013
You may apply for multiple vacancies, but you must specify in your application each vacancy you wish be considered for. Applications for each vacancy must be received by the due date indicated. Late applications, and applications which do not specify a vacancy applied for, may not be considered.
Individuals and organisations may support a candidate for a specific appointment. To do so, write to the above address, specifying the name of the nominee and the specific vacancy for which they are being nominated. It is the nominator’s responsibility to ensure the nominee has submitted an application for that vacancy.
Information for applicants
In making yourself available to be considered for appointment, please ensure that:
- there is nothing that would preclude your appointment;
- you have considered and fully declared any conflicts of interest you may have; and
- you are available to serve for a full term of up to three years.
Please also check the attached information for each vacancy to learn about the specific requirements for the position you are interested in.
By submitting your application you are declaring that all information supplied in your application is correct. Incorrect, incomplete or misleading information will render the application invalid and may result in the revocation of any appointment made in reliance on such information.
There are often a large number of candidates for each vacancy. The decision on which candidate will be appointed for any vacancy will be made by the Minister of Health. Please be aware that this appointments process is likely to continue for several months after the closing date.