Join Us

Become a Member of the Refugee Council of
New Zealand

Join us! Your interest, expertise, ideas and energy are most welcome in helping to grow the important work of the Refugee Council of New Zealand.

RC members:

  • Can help to bring forward problems facing refugees;
  • Share best practices to resolve similar issues faced by others;
  • Contribute to research and reports highlighting the needs for policy change;
  • Help to advocate for change locally and nationally;
  • Assist to shape public opinion through local outreach with the public and the media;

Join the RCNZ today by downloading a membership form below, filling it in and sending it to us along with $10 at

Download a copy of our RCNZ Membership Form.

Election Refugee Issues Forum

Join us for a lively discussion with political leaders on asylum and refugee issues in New Zealand and our region this August. Here’s your chance to ask the candidates their views on the most important asylum, refugee and resettlement issues of the day. Be a part of #SpeakUpNZ and ask our future MPs about the refugee issues that matter most to you. Stay tuned for the date, to be announced.