Occupational Therapy New Zealand Whakaora Ngangahau Aotearoa

About council

Nomination-to-Council-Form 2021



The OTNZ-WNA council are elected by members annually at the annual general meeting and is composed of eight members: President – Tangata Whenua, President-Tangata Tiriti, the two delegates to the World Federation of Occupational Therapists representing Tangata Whenua and Tangata Tiriti, and four council members at large ( 2 from Tangata Whenua, 2 from Tangata Tiriti).

Purpose of council meetings

The council meetings are held as required to make policy, provide strategic direction, and to oversee the business of the association. The OTNZ-WNA council meet up to four times a year in person and may have additional conference calls or other sub-committee activity.

All meetings are recorded in minutes. If you would like to view council minutes, please contact the OTNZ-WNA office for a copy.