NZIOB membership is not a prerequisite to entering the New Zealand Building People Awards, though the following are:
Entrants need to be New Zealand residents;
The projects used by an entrant to demonstrate their performance must be located in New Zealand, and to have been practically completed (the issuing of a CCC is not a prerequisite) during the period 1 January 2022 to 31 May 2023.
The entry cost for the New Zealand Building People Awards is $350 + GST, with the following exceptions:
Entry across all categories is free to a nominee who is an NZIOB member (financial/paying members only);
Entry is free to a team where at least one team member is an NZIOB member;
Entry is free to a nominee entering the ‘Consultants Award’ category for members of; the NZIA, Engineering NZ, or NZIQS;
Entry is free to a nominee entering the ‘Innovation Award’ category for members of NZGBC and PrefabNZ.