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NZLocums is New Zealand’s government funded medical recruitment organisation.

We hold the government contract to recruit General Practitioners (GPs)/Family Physicians and Nurse Practitioners throughout rural New Zealand.  

We offer a wide choice of exciting fixed-term and permanent clinical roles.

Our recruitment service is completely free.

  • Putaruru


     • Accommodation provided for six months
     • Opportunity to buy practice 
     • Enthusiastic, friendly team  

    For more information register now and quote reference L018471.

  • Rotorua


    • Lakeside house provided
    • Centrally located  
    • Beautiful hot springs and geysers

    For more information register now and quote reference M018428.

  • Westport


    • Vocationally trained GP
    • Diversity in work and lifestyle
    • Stunning West Coast 

    For more information register now and quote reference L018179.

What's New

  • Meet NZLocums in the UK!

    Date published
    21 Jun 2016

    If you're interested in working as a GP in New Zealand, come and meet us in the UK. We’ll tell you what you can expect, discuss how long you’d like to stay, and help you every step of the way through the application process.

  • Lasting impression on locum GP

    Date published
    20 Jun 2016

    The ruggedness of the Southern Alps, the beauty of the beaches in Northland and the Coromandel, the awe-inspiring volcanic activity of White Island and a simpler medical system are just some of the memories American GP Thomas Holmes will take with him when he leaves New Zealand. Dr Holmes came to New Zealand through NZLocums recruitment services.

  • Doctor gives orientation course the thumbs up

    Date published
    15 Jun 2016

    Finnish-based doctor Antti Hakkarainen rates NZLocums orientation course as “essential” for international doctors coming to New Zealand to work for the first time.

Get the best introduction to New Zealand's health system through our unique Orientation course.

Whether you are attending this informative three-day Orientation independently, or through our recruitment service, the monthly course is suitable for both overseas GPs, and Practice Nurses.

The course is endorsed by the Royal New Zealand College of GPs for up to 14 credits CME.

Read our testimonials, brochure and course dates.

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Benefits include advocacy, networking, peer support, regular publications, reduced rates at their annual conference and media promotion.