Membership Types & Prices

PRINZ offers different prices for different groups of members. Please identify the best option for you based on the following three options:

Please note from 1 January 2017, PRINZ is aligning all membership types to sit within the same membership period '1 April - 31 March’.


Individual membership

  • Membership period: 1 April to 31 March per annum.
  • Members based outside of Auckland and Wellington, are considered as regional members.
  • Individual memberships are pro-rata.


Auckland & Wellington Regional
Associate
The standard membership for a full-time public relations practitioner or academic.

Member
Member status is achieved through gaining Accredited in Public Relations (APR) or by application to PRINZ Council.*
*See PRINZ Constitution for MPRINZ criteria.

Fellow
An elected group of experienced practitioners with significant experience and contribution to PRINZ. Each year the College considers those who have been Members for 10 years as candidates for induction.






$330+GST






$270+GST
Graduate
A membership for those who have recently completed a tertiary course in a relevant field and do not yet have one year's full time experience in public relations or communications management. Proof of tertiary study completion is required.


$150+GST


$150+GST
Affiliate
For those with a general interest in the industry, or undertaking voluntary work. Please apply stating your reason for joining.

$115+GST

$115+GST
Retired
For current members (of any designation) who wish to maintain membership in retirement.

$85+GST

$85+GST
Overseas
Available to residents outside New Zealand. Please apply stating your reason for joining.

$85 (no GST)

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Life
A membership designation recognising long service and significant PRINZ contribution.

Free

Free

Group membership

  • Membership period: 1 April to 31 March per annum.
  • Members based outside of Auckland and Wellington, are considered as regional members.
  • Group memberships are pro-rata.

Group membership is a simple, flexible and affordable membership option for four or more PR/CM professionals at an organisation. If you have a group of three or less professionals you will need to join as individuals. Group members receive a discounted membership fee.

Learn more about group membership

Number of members Auckland and Wellington member Regional member
4-10 members $295+GST per member $245+GST per member
11-20 members $275+GST per member $230+GST per member
21+ members $255+GST per member $205+GST per member

Student membership

  • Membership period: 1 April - 31 March per annum.
  • Student memberships are not on a pro-rata basis.

If you are a full-time PR/Communications student in NZ, you can sign up as a student member at a discounted membership price of $40+GST. Many benefits are on offer for our student members, such as student rates for networking events and courses, access to exclusive PRINZ student events, and the opportunity to enter the Paul Dryden Tertiary Award. Join today and give yourself a head start into your future career!

Learn more about student membership


Full-time PR/Communications student
Price
$40+GST

Pro-rata
No