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Join the New Zealand Green Building Council

As a member of Te Kaunihera Hanganga Tautaiao | the New Zealand Green Building Council you’re joining a community of over 700 leading organisations committed to a better built Aotearoa.


Be part of the change

Join the New Zealand Green Building Council and be a part of the movement for change. By becoming a member, you not only join the ranks of sustainable home and building champions, but you also unlock a multitude of benefits, opportunities, and savings. Together, we can drive the creation of a lower carbon built environment that benefits all New Zealanders.

Learn and connect

  • Discounted rates for training and events 

  • Free live webinars and access to recordings via our growing list of online videos 

  • In-house training: we can deliver training to your staff at your place or ours

  • Latest NZGBC and green building news delivered with the priority to your inbox every month


Shape the future of the NZGBC

  • Preferential participation in working groups and committees to lead change and design our industry leading certification tools 

  • Opportunity to feedback on government policy submissions and advocacy initiatives 

  • Nominate and elect our board


Access discounts and support

  • Discounted Homestar and Green Star project fees for members 

  • Preferential access to technical information and support 

  • Access the network of qualified professionals committed to supporting and advising on certifications for residential and commercial projects  


Lead and influence change

  • Profile your company's services in our membership directory and professional directories

  • Use your membership logo to demonstrate your commitment to sustainability

  • Share your expertise through our events and publications 

  • Partner with us for an event 


Annual Membership Fees

Membership fees shown are annual and exclude GST.

Property developers, Contractors & Builders, Product Manufacturers & Distributors

Annual Turnover ($)
Annual Fee
Up to 5 million $840
5-10 million $1,685
10-50 million $3,890
50-100 million $5,850
100-250 million $7,790
250-500 million $10,385
Over 500 million $15,575


Property Owners, Owner Occupiers, Investors

Land and Building Asset Value ($)
Annual Fee
Up to 50 million $3,635
50-100 million $5,850
100-250 million $7,790
250-500 million $10,385
Over 500 million $15,575


Consultants*, Property Professionals**, Tenants

*Including Engineers, Designers, Architects, Project Managers, any other Consultants.

**Sales, Management, Advisors, Utilities, Insurers.

Number of Staff
Annual Fee
Up to  5 staff $840
6-20 staff $1,685
21-50 staff $3,890
51-100 staff $5,850
101-250 staff $7,790
Over 250 staff $10,385


NGOs & Education, Government & Government Agencies

Membership type
Annual Fee
NGOs $840
Educational Institutions Local & Regional  $2,600
Authorities & DHBs  $4,225
Metropolitan Authorities $8,430
Government Departments $8,430


Apply to become a member

How can my organisation join?
To start the membership process, follow these steps:
  • Fill out the form below, which includes your company name, address, membership category, etc.
  • After submitting the form, the NZGBC membership team will reach out to process your membership information and verify all of your details
  • Once confirmed, you will receive an invoice for membership
  • Membership starts once payment is received.
Please read the following documents as they contain terms and conditions as well as key information for your membership.
If you have any issues completing the application please email us at

About the NZGBC

Find out more about our vision and work to help transform our built environment

Meet our community

Find out more about our community of member companies and organisations