Professional Development & Recognition Programme (PDRP)

The Professional Development & Recognition Programme Office is moving to Manawa on Monday 23 July 2018

On Monday 23 July 2018, the Professional Development & Recognition Programme (PDRP) Office is relocating to the Manawa Building – the health education and research facility situated at 276 Antigua Street behind the new Outpatients Building. PDRP staff will be located on Level 5. Contact details for the PDRP Administrator will remain as extension 68835 or 66811, or All other PDRP staff will be available by mobile phones - details on the CDHB Phonebook.

This website contains all documents and information on the processes for nurses applying for the Professional Development and Recognition Programmes at the above organisations. Each organisation's PDRP coordinator can answer questions specific to them and receives portfolio submissions from their nurses. You can go to a specific organisation's internet by clicking here.

For the most recent information on the programme follow the links on the left to learn about how the PDRP works, it's benefits and how to apply.​​


The Regional PDRP is made up of
the following New Zealand

  • Canterbury District Health Board

  • West Coast District Health Board

  • South Canterbury District Health

  • St George's Hospital

  • Nurse Maude

  • Pegasus Health

  • Nelson Marlborough District Health

  • Department of Corrections

  • Forte Health

  • Southern District Health Board

  • Laura Fergusson Trust

  • Intus Digestive and Colorectal Care

  • Rannerdale Veterans Care

  • Waipuna Hospice

  • ProCare

  • HealthCare NZ

  • Kaupapa Maori and Pacific NGO

  • Access

  • Oxford Women's Health

  • Ultimate Care Group​​​

Page last reviewed: 20 July 2018
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