This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.


Significant requirements for gaining recognition of UK qualifications in New Zealand

in New Zealand

Trade barrier summary

The process for getting UK qualifications recognised in New Zealand can be onerous and expensive. This makes it difficult to transfer staff from the UK to New Zealand, and for New Zealand businesses to import services from the UK.

Sectors affected

  • Education and training
  • Financial and professional services



Date reported

5 June 2019

Last updated

17 December 2020

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