Non-active membership is intended to cater for members who are not able to fulfil the requirements of full-time membership due to personal circumstances such as illness, unemployment, maternity leave or personal difficulties.

Any Full, Intermediate or Graduate Members as well as Associate status may request a move to Non-active membership status for up to one year under the following conditions:

  • Non-active membership may be renewed annually, by written request, for up to five years;
  • Non-active members rescind all rights and privileges of Institute membership for the period in which they are non-active however they will continue to receive correspondence and notifications from NZPI.

A Non-active member is not required to undertake CPD.

The annual membership fee is $135 (inc. gst)

Apply for Non-active membership