Become a BARNZ member

We work closer with the Government, regulators, aviation service businesses and local communities to secure great outcomes for our members.

We are working to get New Zealand’s aviation system back up and running, so airlines can operate both domestic and international services safely.

powerful voice
fuel savings p.a.
great service contracts

Our members

Why join?

Powerful voice

A powerful, unified and experienced voice that supports and promotes the interests of our members.

Track record

We are working closely with government to get financial support and operational improvements for airlines to help them survive covid-19.


Reputation for having an open, collaborative approach to issue resolution and negotiation.

Stay informed

Focal point for central government and aviation agencies to communicate their issues and industry proposals though.

Industry networking

BARNZ is the place to meet all the key players in the New Zealand commercial aviation scene.

Who can join


Airlines that operate scheduled passenger or freight services in New Zealand.


Organisations associated with the airline and aviation industries.


BARNZ provides a powerful, unified and experienced voice that supports and promotes the interests of our members. 

A single, unified voice at central government level.
Better pricing, airport infrastructure and service quality from providers.
Unlock substantial fuel savings with access to Ohakea air base as an alternative airfield for wide-body aircraft. Exclusive to BARNZ members.
Access to discounted fees on service contracts negotiated by BARNZ.
Access to regulatory and industry experts.
Kept informed on changes that affect your operations and ability to fillseats on aircraft.
Regular meetings, newsletters and networking opportunities.

Apply for membership

Join the voice of airlines in New Zealand.