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We have 350+ Members across the design and construction sector, including architects, builders, construction firms, developers, engineers, investors, manufacturers, quantity surveyors, researchers, retailers, policymakers and project managers.
We would love to welcome you to our community. Follow us on social media to connect and keep up to date with all the latest news by subscribing to our monthly newsletter.
Looking for a Member? Search our Directory and visit our Showcase for more information.
Why join OffsiteNZ?
Joining OffsiteNZ is joining the heart of innovative construction in New Zealand. Benefit from information, education, and advocacy about innovation offsite design and construction.
Our Members are at the heart of everything we do. We work hard to deliver fun and informative events, an annual COLAB conference, free Cluster meet-ups, and projects like the SNUG home in my backyard competition. Our work is aimed at increasing the viability of prebuilt options, growing the visibility of the research and development end of the design and construction industry and enhancing our Members' endeavours.
Joining OffsiteNZ enables you to benefit from these activities, putting you in touch with the offsite manufacturing industry, connecting you with key industry players and like-minded businesses. It keeps you in the loop on all things prefab, plus you'll get a bunch of perks - see below.
What we do
We seek to influence an environment conducive to offsite manufacturing, i.e. policy, regulation, skills, finance.
We inform, collate and disseminate credible data to support evidence-based decision-making.
We publicise the value-add of offsite manufacturing to drive demand and provide platforms to Members to do the same.
We enable connections with and within the offsite manufacturing supply chain.
We celebrate and showcase industry successes to both drive demand and build best practice.
What we offer
Channel to industry - to obtain industry insight and test policy options.
Submissions - on legislative and regulatory consultation, including the Building Act Amendment Bill.
Discussions - with banks for more favourable lending conditions for OSM buildings.
Research - including 20+ OSM trends and processes reports currently available to Members on our website.
Collaboration - with BRANZ-funded researchers to disseminate OSM research findings.
Developing tools - such as estimator calculators for OSM.
Promoting - to Members, Partners, and 'sister' peak bodies through media channels.
Highlighting - exciting and innovative projects in NZ and offshore via monthly newsletter (4,900+ subscribers)
Showcasing - industry projects in online publication series.
Assisting government - to translate OSM targets and commitments into action.
Networking - opportunities to enhance industry knowledge and foster connections.
Liasing - with OSM organisations abroad to learn from other supply chain practices.
Annual conference - 2020's virtual conference: 269 participants, 19 exhibitors and 17 presenters.
Virtual summit - 2020's numbers: three sessions, 285 participants and 22 presenters.
Innovation Bites - 40+ webinars held over 3 years, attended by more than 4.500 participants.
Cluster - networking opportunites nationwide with presenters and site visits.
If joining part-way through a year, fees are payable on a pro-rata basis.
From 1 April 2021 - 31 March 2022 (gst inclusive)
Annual Fee (NZD)
Business turnover (NZD)
$580 (inc GST)
A <$1 million
$925 (inc GST)
B $1-5 million
$1,180 (inc GST)
C $5-10 million
$2,350 (inc GST)
D $10-20 million
$4,700 (inc GST)
E >$20 million
$290 (inc GST)
individual membership (by enquiry)
student membership (proof of full-time study required)
Flexible payment options available - contact us for more information!
If registering two businesses, receive 20% discount off the second registration.
By joining, you are agreeing to and accepting the Rules of OffsiteNZ. Download the Rules of OffsiteNZ.
By joining, you are agreeing to and accepting the Membership Agreement. View the Membership Agreement.
"Great support and opportunity for building relevant networks."
“OffsiteNZ has provided inspiration and stimulus for me to progress my business."
“I feel that it is an organisation with a real and well-defined purpose, and a purpose that has real value... OffsiteNZ is truly inclusive and welcoming and has the magical ability to reach out to a diverse range of people with much generosity."
“Each time we engage with OffsiteNZ, through the website, Clusters, COLAB and with other Members, our confidence and knowledge improves to have a go and think of prefab options as a way forward."
Maximise your Membership
Super-boost your Member-value!
Follow this guide on how OffsiteNZ Members can increase the incredible value from their Membership.
FREE - ensure your listing has images, logos, awards, copy, specifications and contact details to keep your Directory listing relevant, up-to-date and useful. The Directory is the most visited page on our website. Email us with any updates.
FREE - Contribute newsletter content (news articles, awards, projects) and be promoted to our Members and over 4,500 engaged recipients.
FREE - Share your knowledge, best practice, lessons learnt, tip-bits, information. Become a helpful collaborator and known name within our community. Email us!
FREE - send us your brochures, articles, newsletters to be included in the Resources section on our website.
FREE - visit the Member's Resources webpage - find useful articles/presentations/newsletters.
FREE - Search our database and maximise connections.
FREE - Seek a personal consultancy. Ask us to put you in direct contact with Board Members. Use the chat forums in the Members Only area of our website to engage with other Members.
FREE - Direct our work. OffsiteNZ is Membership-led, tell us your needs to inform our strategic direction.
FREE - Become a Board Member. Take an active role in representing your needs at Board level. Gain prominence, receive guaranteed space in newsletters, a free place at our COLAB conference and get access to key influencers.
FREE - Use our Member logo on your website, bio's, newsletters, LinkedIn or Facebook page. Visit the Member Area on our website to retrieve the Member logo.
Maximise alignment with OffsiteNZ's values and work and become a highly-valued Partner with our Partnership programme. Gain VIP status for yourself, adverts, sponsor events and presentations, site visits, case studies in external publications, branding and much more. Email us to discuss opportunities further.
Participate at our Member events, such as Clusters and COLAB conference. Extend your knowledge and skills.
FREE - Seek out connections and meet Board Members, engage with presenters (be ready to explain your business/interests).
Offer to host an event, deliver content, or sponsor a topic area. This will raise your profile and highlight your business. Email us for more information.