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:


Individual membership

  • Membership period: 1 April to 31 March per annum.
  • Members based outside Auckland and Wellington, are considered as regional members.
  • Individual memberships (excluding student membership) are pro-rata for newly joined members.

Category 

Price


Member (Auckland or Wellington)
The standard membership for a public relations/communication management practitioner based in Auckland or Wellington.

Member (Regional)
The standard membership for a public relations/communication management practitioner based outside Auckland and Wellington.

Fellow (Auckland or Wellington)
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. 

Fellow (Regional)
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.Based outside Auckland and Wellington. 


$330+GST



$270+GST




$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



Affiliate
For those not working in the PR industry but with a general interest in the industry e.g. journalists, or for those undertaking voluntary work. Please apply stating your reason for joining.


$115+GST


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


$85+GST

Overseas
Available to residents outside New Zealand. Please apply stating your reason for joining.


$95 (no GST)


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


Free


Student
A membership for a full-time PR/Communications student in NZ. Student memberships are not on a pro-rata basis. Learn more about student membership



$40+GST


Please note we are no longer using MPRINZ for members who achieved accreditation in public relations (APR).  


Group membership

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

Group membership is a simple, flexible and affordable membership option for four or more public relations/communication management 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