Economic Development Corporates

Definition: Economic Development Corporate membership is open to any EDA or RDA throughout NZ.


EDA corporates attract the following specific membership benefits:

  • Access to thousands of individuals working within economic development interested in the latest job vacancies
  • Between one and five individual memberships depending upon the size of the organisation
  • The right to one vote for each of the one to five memberships the organisation possesses at any ballot undertaken by EDNZ
  • A corporate presence on the EDNZ website
  • The opportunity to have input into EDNZ submissions on matters of national importance to economic development
  • The opportunity to have input into the shape of the EDNZ research programme
  • The opportunity to engage ‘certified’ practitioners who have an exemplary level of skills, expertise and knowledge in their chosen field of economic development and are committed to ongoing professional development
  • An annual conference with a bespoke designed stream that reflects the issues and preoccupations of corporate members
  • The ability to nominate for Board membership
  • The ability to nominate for an EDNZ award
  • The use of the EDNZ logo in economic development material – this is on the basis of EDNZ adopting an all care but no responsibility for the activities of its respective corporate members
  • Discounted Professional Development fees

Be sure to check out the EDNZ rules and code of conduct before hitting the blue button below.

Categories and Fees

There are five tiers within the EDA Corporate membership category, those tiers are based on the number of employees within your organisation.  Be sure to know the tier that you will register for before you start the registration process.

Tier Tier 1 Tier 2 Tier 3 Tier 4 Tier 5
Employees 1-10 11-25 26-50 51-100 100+
Subscription Fee $2500 + GST $3500 + GST $4500 + GST $5500 + GST $6500 + GST

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