Membership entitles you to our bimonthly magazine, by email or as hard copy, reduced fees in our annual International Poetry Competition, a reduced price for our annual anthology of poetry, and access to the additional poetry information resources on our members only website page.

Membership is:

  • $30 for basic sub - the bimonthly magazine, a fine line, will be sent to you by email.

  • $30 for international members -  the bimonthly magazine, a fine line, will be sent to you by email.

  • $60 for postal sub - if you want a printed copy of the magazine posted to you, within New Zealand only.

  • $45 for joint membership at the same physical address and different email addresses.

  • $60 for schools and libraries. One copy of the magazine will be posted.

  • $60 for established poetry groups, with membership criteria (eg. not open mic venues or casual groups). One copy of the magazine will be emailed to the named representative of the Group for distribution to regular and recognised members of the Group.
Our membership year begins in April and concludes at the end of the following March. If you are joining for the first time between 1 September and 28/29 February, please pay half the above rates for membership through to the end of March. This discount is not available to members renewing late.

  • download and print a membership form and send it to the Society with a personal cheque. We also accept bank cheques and postal orders.

  • request a form be sent to you by e-mail

  • send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to the National Coordinator at PO Box 5283, Lambton Quay, Wellington 6145 and we will send you a form.

  • To renew membership, download and print a renewal form and send it to the Society.

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One-off Membership

New Members Only: 1st September - 28th February

Ongoing Membership