Croatian Nursing Council

Croatian Nursing Council was founded, in accordance to Health Act and
Nursing Act (adopted by Croatian Parliament 2003, with amendments in 2008 and 2011),
on September 17, 2003. Croatian Nursing Council is the regulatory body/competent
authority for the nursing profession in the Republic of Croatia.


Croatian Nursing Council

The Council holds the following public authorities:
- maintains a register of qualified nurses;
- issues, renews and withdraws licenses;
- conducts professional supervision.

Besides public authorities, Croatian Nursing Council performs following activities:

- setting the standards, content, terms and procedure of continuous education and verification of the competence of nurses,
- ensuring that nurses conduct according to Code of Ethics,
- setting professional standards,
- recognition of professional qualifications.

The main goal of Croatian Nursing Council is to protect the public by ensuring qualitative, responsible and ethical nursing care.


Central office Zagreb
Maksimirska 111/2
10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Phone: +385 1 2444 303
Fax: +385 1 2444 306

Slava Šepec
E -mail:

Contact person:
Anastazija Sorić Uranić
Phone: + 385 1 2444 300
Fax: +385 1 2444 306


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