Cabinet material relating to the regulation of the Chinese medicine profession as a health profession under the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003

Proactive release of Ministerial decision-making documents.

Publication Date: 
10 January 2022

On 20 September 2021, an Order in Council was made under the Legislation Act 2012 to designate the Chinese medicine profession (including acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, and tui na massage therapy) as a health profession and to establish the Chinese Medicine Council as the responsible authority appointed in respect of the health profession. This decision was informed by the following documents.

Ministerial decision-making documents

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