Global Records Verification Report


NZQA trusts a Global Records Verification Report to authenticate the academic records of internationally educated individuals.

Get your Global Records Verification Report in three simple steps!


Submit your application and receive your WES reference number.


Read our document requirements and send in your documents.


We verify your educational background, create your report and deliver it to NZQA.

How We Partner with NZQA

A Global Records Verification Report is an accepted form of verification evidence for international qualifications assessments through NZQA.

WES ensures that documents submitted to the NZQA for international qualifications assessment are authentic.

Empowering Mobility

WES is dedicated to helping international students, immigrants, and refugees make full use of their education, skills, knowledge, and experience so they can achieve economic and social mobility. Our resources position us to review your qualifications empowering reliably and efficiently, empowering you with the credit you deserve for your academic accomplishments.

  • WES verifies academic and vocational credentials from more than 48,000 institutions in 203 countries and territories around the world.
  • Our team of 380 experts hail from more than 60 countries and speak over 50 languages, enabling WES to communicate directly with institutions around the world.
  • WES maintains samples of nearly 30,000 credentials, based on 46 years of research and data.

The WES Advantage

Fast Service

We complete your verification in seven business days after we receive and approve all your documents.*

Trusted Verifications

WES has verified educational documents for over 3 million internationally educated students and professionals since 1974.

Unmatched Resources

We have a diverse staff and a custom-built database that contains over 48 years of research.

Next Steps with NZQA

Once WES completes the Global Records Verification Report for NZQA, our secure online delivery system sends an original copy of the report directly to NZQA. You can check the status of your application by logging into the online application portal. You will be notified in your account when the report is complete and delivered to NZQA.

*unless additional verification is needed. Learn more in terms and conditions.