Being a member of NZIPIM provides a range of benefits that develops members professional career and extends their business networks.
Developing your professional and personal skills through access to continuous professional development programmes and other forums that expands your knowledge and expertise.
Extend your networks within the New Zealand primary industry. Members have the opportunity to network with other rural professionals at a regional and national level through regular branch meetings, business and social functions, events and conferences.
Keeping members informed of the latest developments occurring within the primary industry. This includes updates of the latest technological advancements, best practices and the latest industry news through our quarterly Journal ( Primary Industry Management ), fortnightly newsletters and regular information forums.
Members have access to a range of discounts. This includes Professional Indemnity Insurance through aibGROUP , as well as receiving Federated Farmers membership rates for their contracts (employment agreements, dairy agreements, leases, etc).
Being part of a professional association you will be provided with opportunities for professional development and enhancement of your skills and knowledge. This also includes recognition of your competency by your peers and the public at large supported by ethical standards.
NZIPIM represents the interests and views of its members to government, industry groups and the media on issues impacting upon the rural profession and the primary industry.
NZIPIM has established a mentoring scheme between members, to continue to build an environment where our members can connect with other professionals and share knowledge.