Career Development Association of New Zealand



Want to be connected with like-minded, passionate professionals across New Zealand and globally?

Looking for professional credibility and access to quality learning and being part of building a future for our profession?

If so, we welcome you to join the Career Development Association of New Zealand (CDANZ).

CDANZ leads the career development profession in New Zealand, fostering excellence and championing the work of career professionals with government, across industry sectors and the broader community.

Together with the recognition of belonging to a professional body, you will be able to participate in professional development activities by attending branch meetings, conferences and national executive sponsored professional development days. You will receive copies of our e-newsletter and will also have the opportunity to network with other career practitioners. All members will have access to career-related resources.Click here to get the full range of member benefits. 

As well as this, CDANZ Fellow and Professional members' contact details may be listed on this website for the public to access.

There are five standard types of CDANZ membership - Fellow, Professional, Associate, Student, and Subscriber, as well as Life and Honorary membership which recognises those that have made a significant contribution to the field. Please refer to the diagram below to ascertain the different eligibility for each type.

Membership forms for joining the Career Development Association of New Zealand can be found here.

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