Become a Member

become-a-memberValue of membership of NZVCA

The NZVCA is a not-for-profit industry body committed to developing the venture capital and private equity industry in New Zealand. Its core objectives include the promotion of the industry and the asset class on both a domestic and international basis and to develop a world-best venture capital and private equity environment for the benefit of investors and entrepreneurs in New Zealand.

Members include venture capital and private equity investors, financial organisations, professional advisors, academic organisations and government or quasi-government.

Our activities cover the spectrum of investment in New Zealand private capital including Angel investment, seed and early-stage venture capital through to development capital and private equity (including management buy-outs and buy-ins).

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By joining NZVCA, you will:

  • be represented with a single voice to government and regulators;
  • receive preferential pricing at all NZVCA networking events in New Zealand;
  • access to industry research and resources;
  • be able to attend members only events such as training programs and round table groups;
  • be able to access and fully leverage the business and networking opportunity that our members bring to each other;
  • have the opportunity to leverage from the NZVCA Sponsors’ Programme; and
  • have the opportunity to reach our electronic distribution network of nearly 2,000 people.

Obligations of membership

  • Agree to uphold the NZVCA Constitution
  • Support and contribute to any data collection exercise facilitated by NZVCA
  • Agree to the terms and conditions of membership, Sponsors’ Program, conference and event attendance
  • Membership fees
  • Fees are calculated on the financial year 1 April – 31 March
  • Fees must be received in order to access member benefits
  • Investor member fees are based on funds under management
  • Corporate membership fees are according to size of business (5 employees)
  • All other fees are a set rate for the category.
  • All fees quoted includes GST
  • Pro-rata membership is available


Membership Fee Schedule 2018-2019 (excludes GST):
Membership Type Allowable paying conference delegates (Note 1) Amount (excl GST)
Business Angel Group, Incubator, Individual 1 $600
Institutional Investor (including Fund of fund)
Provide capital to PE & VC managers
(one complimentary)
Government agency (including research and educational institution) 4 $3000
Large Corporation
Typically has more than one office nationally and/or global offices
4 $3000
Small Corporation
Typically one office, usually a small team of up to two people dedicated to service provision to VC and PE
2 $2000
Private Equity and Venture Capital Funds
(FUM > NZ$50M)
4 $3000
Private Equity and Venture Capital Funds
(FUM < NZ$50M)
4 $2500
Corporate Partner
Membership as per Corporate with sponsorship benefits
Per agreement

Note 1: Subject to availability

Become a Member

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