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The New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA) welcomes membership from all veterinarians registered with the Veterinary Council of New Zealand (including overseas veterinarians who are NZ registered). We also offer associate membership (Veterinary Business Services membership) to non-veterinarians working in the industry. Find more information about associate membership below.

To join the NZVA click here.

Once we have received your application we'll check all your information is correct and put your application to the Board for final approval. Once approved we will send you your login details to access member only areas of our website

Please note there are no hard copy forms for applying to become a member of the NZVA. Registration is online only.

Renew your membership here >>

If your membership is up for renewal you will see a button at the top of the page linked to above prompting you to go through the renewal process.

Please note there are no hard copy forms for renewing your membership. Registration is online only.

Find more information about the advantages of belonging to the NZVA here.

Find more information on our branches and the benefits of subscribing to a branch here.

Find information on membership pricing here.

We offer associate membership to non-veterinarians working within the veterinary industry.

Find more information on associate membership through Veterinary Business Services here.

We offer complimentary membership to veterinary students.

Find more information on student membership here.

We are currently running a pilot branch for Large Animal Veterinary Technicians. If you would like to join this branch please select from the appropriate member type in the application.

Find more information about this branch here.

Contact the membership team at or call us at the national office on 04 471 0484.