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New Zealand

Eligibility and Required Conditions

Home education is legal.  Parents must obtain approval from the Ministry of Education.

Supervision and/or Evaluation

Homeschool curriculum must be equivalent to that offered in state schools, and the Ministry of Education has the authority to review home education programs.

Please Note: Since homeschooling regulations change periodically and legal interpretations may vary, these data should be verified with legal counsel as well.