Enrolment Information


Thank you for considering Nayland College for the next step in your education. We are looking forward to showing you the many opportunities that the school has to offer. As well as academic excellence, demonstrated by the high number of scholarships and NCEA endorsements our students achieve, Nayland College offers a wide range of subjects and activities that help all individuals to thrive on their chosen pathway.


To avoid overcrowding, or the likelihood of overcrowding at Nayland College, the Ministry of Education has developed an enrolment scheme that will take effect from 2 April 2021. Under this scheme, students will be entitled to enrol if they live within the home zone. The enrolment of out-of-zone students is governed by the provisions of the Education and Training Act 2020.

Please click here for more information on the Nayland College Enrolment Scheme.


We welcome all enquiries and are very happy to assist you in making this important decision for your future. Please contact the College on 03 5479769 or email xtend@nayland.school.nz


If you wish to enrol during the current school year, please complete and submit an Enrolment Form and then contact our Transition Manager Kathy Sherwood by phoning 03 547 9769 or email kathy.sherwood@nayland.school.nz to make an appointment.

Enrolment forms can be collected from Nayland College reception or download here: NAYLAND COLLEGE 2021 ENROLMENT FORM

Note: The enrolment form above is only valid for students applying to join Nayland College during the current school year. 2022 Enrolment forms will be made available in July.


For information for International students please click here or email xtend@nayland.school.nz for further information.

Picture by Tim Cuff 17 March 2021 - Nayland College prospectus and website imagery, Nelson, New Zealand

"Students are considered central to all school decision making. Each individual is well supported through holistic academic and pastoral pathways for success. Trustees and leaders make deliberate and strategic decisions to direct staffing and other resourcing where it will have the greatest impact for learners."

- Education Review Office Report 2020

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We welcome all enquiries and are very happy to assist you in making this important decision for your future.