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Membership Fees

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation is committed to continuing to provide credible, relevant and quality benefits to our members.

2014 membership fees

An increase to NZNO fees, implementing consumer price index increase takes effect 01 April 2014.

NZNO Membership Fees effective 1 April 2014

Criteria
Annual
Half Yearly
Quarterly
Monthly
Twice Monthly
Fortnightly
Registered nurses and midwives, Health Professionals New Zealand members not affiliated to their professional bodies and not mentioned elsewhere $512.47 $256.24 $128.12 $42.71 $21.35 $19.71
Enrolled nurses, registered obstetric nurses and College of Midwives members, Health Professionals New Zealand members with affiliations to their own professional bodies $409.34 $204.67 $102.34 $34.11 $17.06 $15.74
Caregivers, Health Care Assistants, aides, Karitane nurses, clerical, non-clerical support workers and all other support workers $308.33 $154.17 $77.08 $25.69 $12.85 $11.86

Reduced Fee Categories

Criteria
Annual
Half Yearly
Quarterly
Monthly
Twice Monthly
Fortnightly
Caregivers, Health Care Assistants, aides, Karitane nurses, clerical, non-clerical support workers and all other support workers who have declared their income to be less than $26,000 gross per annum.
Does not include RNs & ENs.
$242.41 $121.21 $60.60 $20.20 $10.10 $9.32
Low income earners (if approved by NZNO), members income who have declared under $19,000 gross per annum.
Does not include RNs & ENs.
$192.44 $96.22 $48.11 $16.04 $8.02 $7.40

Reduced fee earners (if approved by NZNO), those on parental and full time postgraduate study leave, members not in nursing practice, unwaged, enrolled bridging students working part-time, members of another union affiliated to CTU.

$192.44 $96.22 $48.11 $16.04 $8.02 $7.40

 

Undergraduate students of nursing and midwifery, unwaged new graduates and those retired from nursing who wish to retain full membership

with own copy of Kai Tiaki Nursing New Zealand

$83.00

without own copy of Kai Tiaki Nursing New Zealand

$42.00

Notes:

Students who are also working full time or part time in any of the membership categories (eg caregiver etc) are required to pay the membership fee that applies to the work they do. They can also apply for the reduced fee subsidy.

REDUCED FEES: At AGM in September 2009 a remit was passed excluding RNs/RMs and ENs from the REDUCED FEE subsidy.
 
  • A new reduced fee rate for those earning less than $26,000 gross per annum was introduced. See rate chart above.
  • Members earning less than $19,000 gross per annum qualify for the low income subsidy.
  • A declaration of income needs to be made each year of membership.
The Board of Directors has set criteria for special consideration of a reduced fee option for RNs/RMs and ENs.

Queries regarding reduced fee applications (PDF)

Download or view the 2014 NZNO fee structure (PDF, 200KB)