Find a Midwife

Are you looking for an LMC?

In New Zealand every pregnant woman is expected to choose a Lead Maternity Carer (LMC) who will monitor and support them through their pregnancy, during labour and childbirth, and for 4–6 weeks after the birth.

Who can be an LMC?

A midwife, doctor (GP) obstetrician or a team of hospital-based midwives can be an LMC.

You should choose an LMC who:

Finding a Midwife

New Zealand College of Midwives NZCOM is the professional association for midwives. Check out their website where you can find midwives available in your area:

Contact us to get help finding a midwife

At Birthcare, we have a trusted team of midwives who we would love to connect you with. Fill out the form below, and we’ll be in touch to help you find the midwife for you.