Welcome to the New Zealand Institute of Acupuncture website!

Mission Statement
To Promote Awareness and Foster Professional Support and Provide Information and Education in the skilled use of Acupuncture and related therapies within the New Zealand healthcare system.

Looking for a qualified Acupuncturist? Check out our Practitioner Directory to find one near you.

Why Join NZIA?

You will be able to fulfill the Continuing Professional Development requirements as required by your Regulatory Body – NZASA or NZRA.

Advantages of Membership include reduced rates to attend NZIA Peer-Review Meetings which are held on a monthly basis, with an option of viewing online for members outside of Auckland.

NZIA facilitates workshops, seminars and conferences, usually held in Auckland and other major cities.

NZIA facilitates distance learning via the internet to our non-Auckland members.

As a Members of NZIA we are happy to list your practice details on the NZIA website at no charge.

We regularly disseminate information on other educational opportunities throughout Australia and New Zealand.

NZIA is developing an electronic journal which will be sent out to members twice yearly.

We can advise you on professional matters and on the ongoing HPCA process.

NZIA is developing an Educational Fund which members may apply to, to assist with ongoing education or research into Acupuncture or Chinese Medicine. 

You will develop strong networks with colleagues and have opportunities to communicate with them regularly.

NZIA is a member of the World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies (WFCMS) and an Affiliate Signatory to the Natural Health Practitioners of New Zealand Incorporated

To join please contact our secretary Ada Sobieszczuk for an application form secretary@nzia.org