Member Benefits

What We Do For You

  • Advocacy and Leadership with local and central government, and community stakeholder groups on irrigation and water use related issues
  • Provide Education and Training opportunities through: practical workshops in collaboration with the primary sector; NZQA recognised training courses; a bi-annual IrrigationNZ conference
  • Provide regular News to keep you informed on 'all things irrigation' and 'the work we do' through: monthly DripFeed e-news letter; quarterly IrrigationNZ News magazine
  • Maintain IrrigationNZ's comprehensive suite of Website information resources:;;
  • Development and implementation of NZ codes of practice, standards and guidelines for irrigation design, installation, evaluation and operation – ensuring we ‘control our own destiny’
  • Create opportunities to Network with other irrigators, schemes, collectives and user groups, and service providers
  • Provide Technical Assistance – ‘if we can’t help we know someone that can’