Codes of Ethics and Practice

Dietitians NZ members with an annual practising certificate who are legally able to use the title 'dietitian' or New Zealand Registered Dietitian 'NZRD', must follow the New Zealand Dietitians Board Code of Ethics 2003.  To view this code click here.

All members are also expected to adhere to the Royal Society of New Zealand Code of Professional Standards 2003. To download a copy of this code click here.

Members are also expected to adhere to the Code of Practice for Health Workers in Implementing and Monitoring the International Code of Marketing of Breast Milk substitutes in New Zealand: the Code in New Zealand [Ministry of Health 2007]. To download a copy of this code click here.