New Zealand Qualifications Authority

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The New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) is based in New Zealand. It quality-assures secondary and tertiary qualifications and education providers, evaluates overseas qualifications and administers the New Zealand Register of Quality Assured Qualifications and the National Qualifications Framework.


  • registers and monitors all national qualifications on the National Qualifications Framework
  • runs national senior secondary school examinations
  • registers and monitors private providers of education and training to ensure they meet quality standards
  • administers a qualifications recognition service for overseas people wanting to live, work or study in New Zealand

Its web site is at

> Quality Assurance Agencies

> New Zealand

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