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Costs to join a union

How much does it cost to join a union?

Each union sets its own fees, so membership fees can vary from one union to another.

You can obtain details about various unions and find out which ones cover the industry you are working in by contacting the New Zealand Council of Trade Unions via their website

Click here for more information about joining a union and union rights.

Date Modified: Wednesday, 30 May 2012

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