About the New Zealand Organisation for Quality

Quality is what customers say it is. People working together hold the key to improving quality.

Our vision statement

We will be recognised as the pre-eminent organisation that promotes and supports the maximisation of world-class business processes and performance within New Zealand.

Our mission statement

We will promote and support the maximisation of capability in world-class business processes and performance for businesses and individuals alike.

NZOQ is a non-profit, professional society dedicated to providing leadership in the adoption of the principles of quality management and best practice in New Zealand.

Quality is vital to New Zealand organisations and individuals if they are to succeed in the increasingly competitive marketplace. Since 1977, we have provided leadership in the advancement of quality management and best business practices.

  • We are a non-profit volunteer organisation that promotes and supports ethical and sustainable practices and diversity.
  • We demonstrate leadership in improved business process through advocacy, education, promotion and support.
  • We also promote and represent high standards of professionalism through the provision of opportunities for learning and growth.

It doesn't matter how successful you are—there's always room for improvement. NZOQ has the support and resources you need to take your business to the next level. We can help identify areas for improvement so you can achieve world-class levels of performance, enhanced employee and customer relations, increased productivity, and greater profitability.

NZOQ's strength is the diversity of our members whose skills and experience span the spectrum of New Zealand industry sectors. We support our members through networking, information sharing and training initiatives.

Become an NZOQ member

Apply for NZOQ membership to access our wealth of knowledge.

Register for NZOQ training

Register online for one of our highly-regarded training courses.

Log in to iQ member portal

Members can access iQ to download Quality Business and other resources.

Contact NZOQ

NZOQ is the New Zealand association for quality improvement and practice.