Join Booksellers Aotearoa NZ and become part of a committed community of literature-lovers. Membership of Booksellers allows you to access the collective wisdom of booksellers from across Aotearoa, while giving you deals and information to help you run your business more effectively. 

The sale and redemption of Book Tokens, administered by Booksellers NZ and sold in over 200 bookshops nationwide, has the potential to make your bookshop thousands of dollars each year. And the exclusive redemption of Booksellers NZ Gift Cards enables you to grow your clientele, who are able to purchase the Cards in supermarkets and department stores nationwide.

As a member of an association dedicated to representing your interests at every level, you will also enjoy discount arrangements with regards bank fees, courier fees, insurances, and other ongoing costs of managing a business. Find out more about membership benefits here

Booksellers NZ represents over 70% of New Zealand booksellers, including independents and chain stores. Subscriptions to The Read for libraries and media start from just $100 + GST. Bookshops must become Business members to receive benefits of membership, while Publishers are asked to become Associate Members. 

Membership rates are based on revenue:

Tier 1 ($250,000 and over) is $650.00 + GST per annum
Tier 2 (under $250,000) is $450.00 + GST per annum

To apply or to ask any questions about membership, please contact the CEO:

Dan Slevin
Chief Executive
021 442 989