Membership of the NZR Staff Welfare Trust is available to the following groups:

Group A: for qualifying employees of various employers working within the rail industry.

Membership provides access to:

  • Payments under the Benefit Schedule
  • Extended Health Plan (optional)
  • Group Life Plan (optional)
  • Holiday Accommodation

Subscription fee:

    $ 7.00 per week until 30 June 2022. $7.50 per week after 1 July 2022.

Group B: for former Group A members who are no longer working in the rail industry and meet the membership criteria (i.e. they were Group A members for at least 5 years).

Membership provides access to:

  • Holiday Accommodation

Subscription fee:

  • $ 50.00 per annum ($20 discount for Gold Card holders) for memberships valid until 30 June 2022. $55 per annum after 1 July 2022.

Group C: for members of the Rail & Maritime Transport Union who are not employed within the rail industry.

Membership provides access to:

  • Holiday Accommodation

Subscription fee:

  • $ 50.00 per annum ($20 discount for Gold Card holders) for memberships valid until 30 June 2022. $55 per annum after 1 July 2022.

To become a member please complete the membership expression of interest form here.