The NZ Ministry of Education Code of Practice
Kiwi English Academy has agreed to observe and be bound by the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students published by the Ministry of Education. Copies of the Code are available on request from the institution or from the New Zealand Ministry of Education website.
Eligibility of Healthcare Services
Most international students are not entitled to publicly funded health services while in New Zealand. If you receive medical treatment during your visit, you may be liable for the full costs of that treatment. Full details on entitlements to publicly-funded health services are available through the Ministry of Health and can be viewed on their website.
Accident Insurance
The Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) provides accident insurance for all New Zealand citizens, residents and temporary visitors to New Zealand, but you may still be liable for all other medical and related costs. Further information can be viewed on the ACC website.
Immigration
Full details of visa and permit requiremetns, advice on rights to employment in New Zealand while studying and reporting requirements are available through Immigration New Zealand and can be viewed on their website at http://www.immigration.govt.nz
Medical and Travel Insurance
International students must have appropriate and current medical and travel insurance while studying in New Zealand. Immigration Full details of visa and permit requirements, advice on rights to employment in New Zealand while studying and reporting requirements are available through immigration New Zealand and can be viewed on their website.
Protection of Fees
In accordance with NZQA student fee protection policy (http://www.nzqa.govt.nz/providers-partners/approval-accreditation-and-registration/student-fee-protection/) all student fees are protected by Public Trust. For further details please refer to the following website:http://www.publictrust.co.nz/fee-protect/information-for-students.

Pre-Arrival Information

For useful information on travelling to New Zealand, what to bring, what to expect on your first day at school and for answers to many other questions, please refer to our student handbook.