Applying for NZAO membership

Following are the membership categories and application forms offered for those wishing to become a member of NZAO.

Please address your completed form care of the NZAO Secretary, P O Box 179, Albany Village, Albany, Auckland 0795, NZ and submit either via post or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as a scanned attachment. 

Criteria for::

Full Membership

  • Dental Degree or qualification recognised by the Dental Council of New Zealand
  • Higher qualification in Orthodontics recognised by the Dental Council of New Zealand
  • A course of approved study of not less than 2 years full time or part time equivalent, and
  • A total of 3 years engaged in specialist practice or teaching the specialty of orthodontics, such period to include the approved course of post graduate study.
  • Member of the NZ Dental Association

Associate Membership

Corresponding Membership

 Student Membership


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