Find out how the process works


Thank you for choosing to become a member of the New Zealand Institute of Building. If you are wanting to apply to be a student, please click HERE

Click HERE to view the NZIOB Apprentice and Student pathway to becoming an NZIOB Member. 

If you are wanting to change/upgrade your membership, please log in to your portal.

Otherwise, welcome and please have a look at the below instructions before you begin the

application process so you know exactly how much time to allow and have all the necessary

information you will need to upload.


The application process will take 10-15 minutes, depending on the amount of information you need

to upload. We strongly suggest you attain the following information before beginning as this will

make the process a lot easier and quicker.


  • Scanned copies of any qualifications you have obtained during study/employment.
  • A detailed CV showing your Construction experience.
  • Permission from one NZIOB member to record their name to be your proposer (please contact if you require assistance with this)
  • Name and contact details for two referees (these do not have to be NZIOB members)

If you get stuck at any point throughout the form, please give us a call on 04 282 1484 or email


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