About certificates

Certificates are only issued on or after the graduation day ceremony.

Certificates are not available before graduation and cannot be requested early.

Request replacement certificate

If you have previously received your certificate and require a replacement, you can order a replacement certificate.


There is a fee of $25.00 plus courier charges per certificate.

Payment needs to be made by credit or debit card when submitting your request. If you do not have a credit or debit card, contact Student Central for other options to order and pay.

Historical records

If you studied prior to the year 2000, records are sometimes incomplete. Please email registry@unitec.ac.nz before ordering an historical transcript or replacement certificate.

Processing time

Certificate: Allow 2-3 weeks, plus courier delivery time.

If an archive search is required, the processing time will be longer, around 20-30 days.

Request form

Use this form to request a replacement certificate (testamur).

Do not use this form if you have not previously been issued your certificate (testamur).

Request academic transcript or replacement certificate