Ways To Join

Joining Coastguard is easy

Becoming a member is easy, simply jump on-board online today, give us a call or download the Membership Form. You can choose the Membership that works best for you. Coastguard. Boatie’s Best Mate.

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Join Online

Join up today online. Three simple steps and you’re all sorted.

Already a Coastguard Member? Renew your membership here.

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Simply download our Membership Form, fill in your details, and put it back in the post - postage is on us! Please make any cheques payable to ‘Coastguard Membership’.

Coastguard Membership
FreePost Authority Number 233510
PO Box 2195
Shortland Street
Auckland 1140


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Get in touch with the Coastguard Membership team today on 0800 BOATIE (262 843). They’ll take your details and payment over the phone and have your membership pack out to you in no time.

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Online Banking

Setting up a recurring payment means you don't need to worry about the hassle of renewing your membership annually - it's all sorted, and ensures you're always covered.

Please use the following bank account details with your online banking provider:

Account Name: Royal New Zealand Coastguard Inc.

Account Number: 12-3209-0434030-03

Bank: ASB

Reference Details New Members: ‘NM’  ‘Surname’
Reference details Renewal Members: 'Enter your 5 digit Membership Number’ ‘Surname’  (as it's written on your Membership Card)

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