HL7 New Zealand is a national forum dedicated to the achievement of interoperability in healthcare information systems.  It is focused on facilitating the development and adoption of HL7 Standards, but is not limited to this area alone.  

Become an HL7 NZ Member or Renew Your Membership

Are you using HL7 today? If yes, your organisation should be a member  - we can provide direct assistance in implementing the National Interoperability Reference Architecture.


HL7 New Zealand exists to support this process, and the significant benefits of membership are available to all:

  • Access the HL7® body of knowledge through networking with HL7® experts and fellow professionals in your field.
  • Login and access to the HL7® International Website giving the ability to download copies of all HL7® standards.
  • Discounted HL7® Conference, Workshop and Seminar rates. This includes events in both New Zealand and Australia. 
  • Staying in touch with HL7® developments nationally and internationally. 
  • Supporting the local Affiliate, and allowing us to ensure that the interests of New Zealand are represented in the global organisation, as well as supporting local members to participate in National initiatives.   
  • Contributing your expertise and making a difference to health information interoperability in New Zealand and in the global community.

Membership is granted on an organisational and individual basis.  A limited number of student memberships are also available.
2016 - 2017 (usually runs June 30th  - July 1st the following year)
Individual Membership     $   80.00 per annum
Corporate Membership     $400.00 per annum (unlimited members from same organisation)
Student Membership        $  40.00  per annum

Simply send us an email with your full contact details and we will send you an invoice.  On receipt of payment you will be sent an email inviting you to gain access to the member only area of the HL7 International site and the many useful resources membership benefits offer. Please contact us directly to discuss HL7 New Zealand membership options.

AGM 2016
This years' Annual General Meeting was held at Sky City Convention Centre, Monday 31 October at 4.30pm.
Officer bearers appointed as of Monday 7th November 2016 include:
Peter Jordan (Chairman), Peter Sergent (Vice Chairman), Edwin Ng (Treasurer), Linda McKay (Secretary).  A newly created honour goes to outgoing Chairman David Hay (Chairman Emeritus) - David has Chaired the HL7NZ Board for the past eight years.
Linda McKay,
Nov 6, 2016, 5:11 PM