If you’re new to the architectural industry, or just starting out, ADNZ Intern membership may be an ideal option for you. 

Intern membership provides endless opportunities for personal development, connects you to industry professionals and peers, and sets you up to progress to Professional membership in the future.


If you're new to the architectural design profession or aren't quite ready to be assessed for our Professional  membership, our Intern membership might be the best fit for you. 

To qualify, you must be working in architectural design for more than 20 hours per week under the direction of your employer or mentor.


  • Attend local and national ADNZ events including our annual conference, workshops and seminars at membership rates.
  • Utilise our exclusive online learning resources including access to view ADNZ’s main forum and participate in our Intern only forum.
  • Access to our Industry job board. Connect with potential employers and progress your career.
  • Use of our ADNZ Intern membership logo.
  • Suggested Mentoring Guidelines which will help you develop and implement your personal mentorship programme    to help take your career to the next level.
  • Receive regular communications and news from ADNZ with useful industry and organisational updates, statutory changes and upcoming events.
  • ADNZ Trade card discounts.
  • A complimentary copy of the exclusive Defign magazine produced by ADNZ annually.

Membership Fees

An annual  ADNZ Intern membership subscription costs $353.63 (incl GST). This can be invoiced annually or paid monthly.  A non-refundable $57.50 application fee is applicable for ADNZ Intern membership.