PNZ Members

This section is for the National Sport Organisations (NSOs) and Parafeds who are members of Paralympics NZ.

This section provides a toolkit of valuable resources and templates to help lead and support the development and implementation of robust, sustainable, and compliant classification systems, structures and knowledge.

It is recommended members, in the first instance, familiarise themselves with the preceding classification pages defining classification, athlete eligibility for Para sport, the classification process and PNZ Classification role and responsibilities.

NZ Para sport Classification Strategy
NZ Para sport Classification Integration Plan
NZ Para athlete Classification Code and Standards 2020
Para sport Terminology Guide
Quick Guide to Para sports and their Eligible Impairment Types


Physical Impairment Medical Diagnostics Form and Fact Sheet
Visual Impairment Medical Diagnostics Form and Fact Sheet
Guide to Medical Diagnostics Form Completion
Intellectual Impairment Eligibility Application Form and Guidelines

National Classification Implementation Checklist
Classification Personnel Responsibilities


International Classification Fact Sheet
Intentional Misrepresentation Fact Sheet


Classification FAQs