Benefits




Our wide range of benefits and services is unrivalled. Whether you are an Individual or a Company Member there is plenty on offer to ensure you leverage your involvement with us.

Nailing New Business with a Brand People Trust

Score an immediate advantage when you join Registered Master Builders.

We’ve been a valued, trusted brand for over 100 years, so our members are top of mind when Kiwis are looking for a quality build. You’ll find plenty of activity to tap into to help grow your business.

Get noticed

National & Regional Advertising and Promotions You’ll be part of an extensive advertising and marketing programme that promotes members to individuals and businesses looking to build.

Websites

Our popular websites are primarily focused on promoting Members. You can access masterbuilder.org.nz any time you like to update your records and referral criteria.

Major events to promote your business

House of the Year
One of New Zealand’s most recognised events, this is the perfect way to promote your quality work and market your business. The House of the Year website, along with the our one national and 10 regional magazines, are collectively seen by over half a million New  Zealanders.
New Zealand Commercial Project Awards
This is a pan-industry competition promoting New Zealand’s finest commercial constructions and the teams who create them. An excellent opportunity for national recognition and reward.
Apprentice of the Year
This is the benchmark for apprentices, celebrating excellence and quality. A great way to encourage and reward your top talent.

We’re proud of our legacy of leading the industry forward, helping set up our members for genuine, ongoing success.

Contracts that drive home protection

Power Up Peace of Mind For Your Clients


You’ll have access to a range of contracts and best practice documents especially created for our industry. They’re designed to protect and help you run a professional, successful business and are easily accessed from the members’ website ‘Offsite’.
 

Power Up Peace of Mind For Your Clients

Master Build 10 Year Guarantees

As a Member you’ll have exclusive access to a range of highly valued Master Build Guarantees. They’re designed  to meet a wide range of market requirements so your clients can choose the ‘Peace of Mind’ guarantee that fits their building needs. The range offers cover flexibility and includes the option to transfer to new homeowners if your clients decide to  sell.

Make the Cut with Top Training and Tools

Running and growing a business can be tough, so we’ve put together some serious business services to give you the edge.

Keep growing with mentoring & benchmarking.

Mentoring gives you one on one time with an experienced, successful businessperson to help guide and grow your company. As a member you’ll enjoy discounted rates for a 12-month programme. We also have an online tool so you can quickly compare and rank your performance with other businesses.

Easy  access  business  training  &  education

Learn more about business through our Elevate training portal – easy to access wherever you are, on any device.

Free legal, financial and accounting advice

You can access essential help from specialists, to point you in the right direction when you need it. *

Specialist help with disputes   resolution

We have an independent, third party team to help with dispute resolution and provide  mediation.

Valuable discount programmes & services

As a member you can access a huge range of discounts through suppliers and providers – including business and personal insurance products, vehicles, office stationery, work boots and much more.

Health & Safety First and Foremost

This is the top priority for all businesses, so we’ve partnered with Health & Safety organisations to bring you seminars, eLearning (via our Elevate training portal) and OSH services at discount member rates.

Easy access on Offsite

You’ll find all the information you need on our members- only website. Free access to contracts, industry relevant information & news, calendar of events, our Elevate training portal and much more.

Publications delivered to your door

Our magazine and newsletters will keep you updated on all industry developments and RMBA news and  events.
*Terms and conditions apply

Smoothing the Way to Protect your Interests

Go the Distance with Help on the Ground - Advocacy

Making your voice heard with Government Regulatory reforms can significantly impact our Members, so we have a dedicated Advocacy and Policy Manager on board to represent our members’ points of view.
We talk to our members as well as commercial and residential working groups, then advance and promote our position and interests directly to Government – keeping you up to date along the way with any regulatory changes, industry issues and trends.

‘Constructive’ – the NZ Construction Industry Forum

We’ve taken the lead to establish Constructive, the collaborative forum for our industry. It’s about starting new and different conversations to explore better business models for our members and better results for New Zealand.
 

 Networking Opportunities 

All around New Zealand

We have 23 branches up and down the country giving members easy access to mentoring, peer support and networking opportunities. The services our dedicated teams deliver in our local branches are invaluable to members everywhere.

Local catch-ups at events and meetings

Each regional branch runs a number of local events including business and technical training and social events – a great chance to meet and support others in the industry and share notes.

Face to  face  with  Regional  Service  Managers

Our specialists operate around the country to assist with contracts, guarantees and all other aspects of the RMBA.
They’re there to keep in touch and offer extra help whenever you need it.
 

Membership at Every Level

Business  Membership


Our raft of Business memberships will easily accommodate the changing needs of your building company.  Whether you’re contracting to other builders, the owner of a franchise building multiple homes or constructing New Zealand’s cities skylines you can belong to Registered Master Builders.

When your company is ready to grow we can simply transition you to the membership class that best suits your needs. Read about Business Membership.

Individual Memberships

We provide a number of options for those who wish to become an individual member.  Whether just starting out in your career as an apprentice, student in construction, a qualified craftsman or professional working in the industry; our range of individual members gives you the opportunity to be a part of our organisation.

Also important to us recognising outstanding service among our membership as well as not losing our long time members who’ve come to the end of their career in business and wish to remain in touch with the industry, hence our Fellow, Life Member and Retired categories. Read more about Individual  Membership.