PRINZ is a founding member of the Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management.The Global Alliance is the confederation of the world's major PR and communication management associations and institutions, representing about 160,000 practitioners and academics around the world. The mission of the Global Alliance is to unify the public relations profession, raise professional standards all over the world, share knowledge for the benefit of its members and be the global voice for public relations in the public interest.
As a PRINZ member you are automatically a Global Alliance member. This means you have ready access to international contacts and overseas colleagues through the global network provided. Member rates are available for the biennial World PR Forum and PRINZ Award winners are able to enter the annual COMM PRIX awards as a member benefit.
Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA) is the Australian counterpart to PRINZ. Members of PRINZ are able to take up PRIA member prices on the annual conference.
New Zealand alliances
PRINZ offers reciprocal event pricing to verified members of HRINZ, IPANZ, SCANZ and TechCommNZ. We occasionally meet with similar marketing, advertising and research industry bodies/membership organisations on topics of shared relevance as part of a Joint Industry Group.
PRINZ is a member of the Sustainable Business Network and has a partnership with them which includes the PRINZ president judging the annual ‘Communicating Sustainably’ award category.
Membership of AuSAE (the Australasian Society of Association Executives) ensures PRINZ keeps up-to-date with association-relevant news, legislation and events.