Register as an Independent Qualified Person (IQP)
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How to register as an IQP
Email the completed registration form, all supporting documentation (see the checklist on the form) and your photo to: IQP.Registrar@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz
No payment is required at this stage, you will be invoiced once the application has been
Read fee table.
|Registration costs for Independent Qualified Person - Fixed fee (non-refundable, no additional charges)||$345|
|Registration renewal for Independent Qualified Person (3 yearly) - Fixed fee (non-refundable, no additional charges)||$195|
What happens next
We present new applications to the registration team at fortnightly meetings.
If your application meets the criteria and includes the required supporting documentation, the team will approve it.
We will send you an invoice and once paid, we will add you to the IQP register and send you a Registered Independent Qualified Person Practicing Certificate.
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