Limited authority to teach list
This online list shows all individuals who hold a Limited Authority to Teach and the scope within which they can be employed in a teaching position.
Only those with a current Limited Authority to Teach from the Council can be lawfully employed in teaching positions in schools, kura, kindergartens and in most positions in early childhood education settings. All employers must sight the approval letter. This gives confirmation of the correct Limited Authority to Teach number.
- The list provides real-time data.
- Police vets are undertaken and considered by the Council as part of every Limited Authority to Teach for the purposes of assessing good character and fitness to teach.
- For further information about an annotation please contact the Council.
How to search for a LAT holder
You can search by surname or authorisation number, or both. If you want to search for a full name, enter it into the surname box like this: Smith, J or Smith, James. Results will appear below the search box, please scroll down to see them.