NZOQ Membership

Get serious about quality with NZOQ membership

There's no doubt about it—quality is essential to anyone if they are to succeed in today's competitive marketplace. It doesn't matter how successful you are, there's always room for improvement.
Join with a membership subscription
NZOQ has the support and resources you need to take yourself to the next level. Whether you're an individual striving for personal achievement or a business looking to improve your practices, NZOQ membership is sure to benefit you.

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.

Our leadership and best practice guidelines set the benchmark for excellence. Access our wealth of knowledge and collective experience through networking, information sharing, and training initiatives.

Annual subscription

Membership classifications

$55 (GST incl.)/year
1 Individual subscription
Special discounted rate
Student members must be pursuing a full-time course of training in some discipline related to the industry.
$55 (GST incl.)/year
1 Individual subscription
Special discounted rate
Retired members have attained the age of retirement and are no longer engaged in full-time employment.
$165 (GST incl.)/year
1 Individual subscription
Most preferred subscription
$750 (GST incl.)/year
1 Nominee subscription
3 additional subscriptions
All employees of the organisation are entitled to participate in activities and training courses at the member's rate.

Membership benefits

Training discounts
Special discounts for training, products, and events are available to NZOQ members. With substantial discounts available, it is not surprising that many members enjoy discounts each year well in excess of their annual subscription.
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NZOQ certification
Our professional recognition programme helps individuals establish their competence and employers identify job applicants with up-to-date quality management skills. NZOQ certification is only available to members.
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Quality Business
Quality Business magazine is our flagship publication that seeks to be Australasia's leading source of information about quality management and best practice. Members tell us that QB is one of the most valued benefits of membership.
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NZOQ alliances
We continue to strengthen our close relationship with a number of national and international affiliate organisations, including the Asia Pacific Quality Organization.
Quality conferences
NZOQ promotes conferences in New Zealand and worldwide. We hosted the largest quality assurance conference ever held in New Zealand—attended by over 350 international delegates.
Networking opportunities
Membership of NZOQ offers substantial opportunities for networking, both online and in person. Branch events provide opportunities to meet quality professionals in your own area.
BPIR subscription
Access to the Best Practice Improvement Resource, a comprehensive resource for best practice improvement, is included as a benefit of NZOQ membership at no additional cost.
NZOQ awards
Members have the opportunity to apply for awards such as the NZOQ–Lysaght conference scholarship. We regularly recognise our members with awards for their contributions to quality.
Access to iQ portal
Membership of NZOQ gives you access to a member portal, where you can access the Quality Business library, apply for certification, and register for online training courses.
NZOQ Membership magazine

Quality Business

Quality Business magazine is the flagship publication of NZOQ, produced in partnership with the Australian Organisation for Quality. QB is distributed quarterly to subscribers—including all members of NZOQ, who tell us that it is one of the most valued benefits of membership.

Branches of NZOQ

Our greatest strength lies in the diversity of our members whose skills and expertise span the range of New Zealand industry sectors. NZOQ has four branches representing all members throughout the country, in addition to international members.
Northern Branch
Representing members who reside in the greater Auckland area, Northland, and Waikato.
Central Branch
Representing members who reside in the greater Wellington area and the central North Island.
Canterbury Branch
Representing members who reside in Canterbury, the West Coast, and the upper South Island.
Otago/Southland Branch
Representing members who reside in the lower South Island.

Policy documents

Download the policy documents of the New Zealand Organisation for Quality.
Constitution and rules
Constitution and rules for the New Zealand Organisation for Quality.
Branch handbook
Policy handbook for NZOQ Branches and Special Interests.