Why Join the NZBA?

Reasons for joining the NZBA include access to:

  • the member benefit scheme which includes offerings from nearly 50 commercial and professional organisations
  • a strong web profile through the member only "Find a Barrister" directory
  • discounted training, including workshops, webinars, online modules and the Annual Conference
  • the mentoring scheme
  • networking and collegiality events and opportunities
  • resources to support business and professional opportunities


Full Member

This membership is open to every person who is the holder of a current practising certificate as a barrister sole in New Zealand.

Associate Member

This membership is open to members of the judicary, barristers & solicitors, judges clerks, legal academics and overseas barristers.