Career Development Association of New Zealand


Application Process


Application and Payment

Membership types and fees are outlined here.

All applications must be submitted on the official CDANZ Application Forms. Please email your application document(s) to

Applications are checked by the CDANZ Administrator and the Competency Statement and Practice Study is evaluated by the CDANZ Evaluation Team. Final decisions are then made by the CDANZ Membership Committee who review the full application along with the recommendations of the Evaluators. 

The Membership Committee endeavours to process applications as quickly as possible. The Membership Committee meets monthly. If there is a reason the application is not complete the Membership Committee will notify you in writing and the completed application is required within 3 months or the application fee will be returned to the issuer. The administration fee will be kept to cover the work involved.

To ensure that you do not experience this delay, please check that you have enclosed all relevant application forms, your referees are aware of the criteria for referee reports and they know to email them to

An invoice for membership will be emailed once your application has been received. Please make payment of the fees (above and detailed on the application forms) directly to the CDANZ bank account.