Membership Application Process

Applying to become a Full Member 

The application process will take 10-15 minutes. You may need the following items to complete your application:

  • Scanned copies of any qualifications you have obtained during study/employment
  • A CV showing your construction experience
  • Permission from one NZIOB member to record their name as your Proposer (required for non-resident applicants only)
  • Name and contact details for two referees (these do not have to be NZIOB members)

View Membership grades and fees

Start your Member application  

Applying to become a Connect Member

 As a Connect Member you receive many of the membership benefits such as access to exclusive events and opportunities to engage but you won't be able to collect CPD points or be a 'certified' member. You wont need to provide any documents to apply and this membership is at a discounted rate. 

Start your Connect Member application 

Applying to become a Next Gen Member 

This membership is for all those in training in the construction industry - students, cadets and apprentices. Kickstart your career journey with the best industry connections across the construction sector.

View the NZIOB Apprentice and Student pathway to becoming an NZIOB Member

Start your Student Member application

Applying to become a Trial Member

Not sure if Membership is right for you? You can try before you buy with a 3 month trial. You will receive all our communications, event invitations, and membership benefits (attendance at most events is free) for the 3 months. After that you can decide. 

Start your Trial Member application 

Applying to change or upgrade your Membership 

If you are already a Member and wish to change/upgrade your membership, please log in to the Membership Portal.


If you get stuck at any point in the application process, please email 

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