Welcome to Equity New Zealand
Nau mai, haere mai ki Mana Taurite Aotearoa

Empowering and representing New Zealand's performers in the entertainment industry

New Screen Contracts Coming Soon!

Negotiations for minimum pay and conditions for all performers working in the NZ screen sector will be happening soon.

Find out more about the Screen Industry Workers Act (SIWA) and what it means for you.

What is Equity New Zealand?
He aha tēnei Mana Taurite?

Equity New Zealand is the industrial and professional organisation representing performers who work in New Zealand’s entertainment industries.


Join Equity New Zealand

As a member of Equity New Zealand, you’ll receive professional representation and support from our friendly members and team. Members also enjoy a wide range of discounts from our partners. Take a look at the membership benefits or join today.

Latest news

Have your say on the Screen Industry Workers Bill

  The Screen Industry Workers Bill is going through parliament right now and the public are inv

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Posted: April 22, 2020

Sam Neill wins 2019 Equity NZ lifetime achievement award, presented by Ryman Healthcare

New Zealand actor, writer, producer and director Sam Neill is the recipient of the 2019 Equity New Z

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Posted: October 14, 2019

George Henare wins 2018 Equity NZ lifetime achievement award

Equity New Zealand is thrilled to announce that George Henare is the recipient of the 2018 Equity NZ

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Posted: September 6, 2018