CPD affiliates in Aotearoa New Zealand

Who can join as a CPD affiliate in Aotearoa New Zealand?

To join the RANZCOG CPD program as a CPD affiliate in Aotearoa New Zealand, you must be:

a vocationally registered doctor in Aotearoa New Zealand with a postgraduate O&G qualification, or

a provisionally registered doctor with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ), requiring evidence of participation in a CPD program

CPD requirements

Ongoing participation in the program as a CPD affiliate is contingent on accruing 50 CPD hours over a 12-month period, and payment of the annual participation fee (within one month of the new CPD cycle commencing).

Each cycle, your 50 CPD hours must be spread across three domains, as outlined in the table below.

Educational Activities (EA)13
Outcome Measures (OM)5
Performance Review (PR)5
Remaining hours across OM/PR16
Remaining hours across any domain (EA/OM/PR) 11
Total hours50

Want to learn more?

Please click the button below for more information on the RANZCOG CPD program and requirements that apply to all CPD participants.


Please note: ‘all other participants’ refers to: Associate Members, Educational Affiliates, and CPD affiliates (non-members) in Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand.

CPD fees
CPD application and program fees (RANZCOG Fellows)
Included in membership fee
CPD application fee (CPD affiliates)
$425 inc GST
$484 inc GST
Submit with application
Additional cost of CPD program (all other participants)
$754 inc GST
$859 inc GST
Due annually
Additional cost of CPD program (Certificant, Associate (Procedural), Associate (Advanced Procedural))
$528 inc GST
$601 inc GST
Due annually

About your CPD application fee

The initial CPD application fee is payable at the time of submitting your form

The College will send you an invoice for the additional CPD program fee following approval of your application

Please note that this annual fee will be pro rata from the date of your application (see table below)

Following receipt of payment, the College will send you an email with information on your CPD program and requirements

Please note that the CPD team will be available to provide further guidance and advice.

Pro rata adjustments on your initial CPD program fee

On joining the RANZCOG CPD program, your first invoice for the annual CPD program fee will be adjusted pro rata according to your date of application


Please click the button below to complete the application form.


A CPD affiliate may cancel their enrolment to the CPD program. Refunds are provided as per the table below.

Week of CPD cycleRefund amount
1–26 weeks50% refund
27–39 weeks25% refund
40–52 weeks0% refund

For more information, please refer to the following document:


If you have any questions, please contact our CPD team:

Email: cpd@ranzcog.edu.au

16 February 2024