The New Zealand Railways
Staff Welfare Trust


About us

The New Zealand Railways Staff Welfare Trust is a Charitable Trust that was originally established in 1958 to provide assistance and benefits to people employed within the rail industry.

Membership to the Trust is restricted to those employed in the rail industry, former members who meet certain criteria, and members of the Rail and Maritime Transport Union. Membership entitles members to the use of shared holiday homes for a small cost to cover operating expenses.


Become a member

The NZ Railways Staff Welfare Trust has been looking after its members for 60 years.

The Trust offers reimbursement of medical expenses for members and their families, access to a shared holiday home scheme, and group discounts on optional extra insurances such as surgical and funeral cover. 

Please contact us to discuss our benefits or click below to join.


Membership of the Trust is available to permanent employees of:

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