Membership of the RASNZ is open to all interested in Astronomy. An annual subscription is payable which becomes due on January 1 each year.

A student rate is applicable to any person engaged in full time study at a secondary or tertiary educational institution. If applying for student membership please show on the membership form (in the Additional comments section) the name of the institution where you are studying.

The RASNZ rules and bylaws are available to download (RASNZ Rules and Bylaws) as a PDF file.


This form may be used to apply for membership of the Royal Astronomical Society of New Zealand.

Societies and Businesses may apply for membership to RASNZ, but must contact the treasurer in the first instance at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details of the application process.

Filling out the form and submitting payment does not constitute conference of membership. Membership will be confirmed by the membership secretary by email or in writing.

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