Member Service Fees New Zealand (NZ)

Content Summary

All fees listed below include 15 per cent GST, except for Australian dollars fees, which don't include GST.

Membership fees

New members Fee (NZD)
Application fee (2021) $206
Application Review fee $114
First-year membership: Associate (full year) $368
First-year membership: CPA or FCPA (full year) $822
First-year membership: Associate (half year) $184
First-year membership: CPA or FCPA (half year) $411

Fees are subject to change.

Membership renewal Fee 2021 (NZD)
Associate $368
Associate (on full rate) $822
CPA or FCPA $822
Retired $162
Reduced (on application only) $411
Late fee: Applied to payments received after 14 January (not applicable to retired or reduced membership) $57
Public Practice Certificate renewal $536
Limited Practice Certificate renewal $114


Publication Fee (NZD)
Australian Accounting Review (print and online) $148
Australian Accounting Review (online only) $114

CPA Program

There will be no late exam deferral fee for Semester 2 2021. The standard exam deferral fee will apply until the closing date for deferrals.

Fee 2021 (NZD)
Subject enrolment (early bird) $1240
Subject enrolment $1415
Standard exam deferral $360
Late exam deferral $490
Subject material re-order* $110

*Enrolled candidates can access a digital copy of their study guide free of charge via My Online Learning, excluding Singapore Taxation which does not have a digital study guide.

Foundation exam

  Fee 2021 (NZD)
Exam enrolment $632
Extension fee (per month to a maximum of six months) $82
Change exam appointment between 24 to 72 hours before scheduled exam appointment AU$40
No refund for enrolment cancellation  

Note: All fees are paid to CPA Australia, except for changes to exams 24 to 72 hours before the scheduled appointment. In this instance, the fee is payable directly to Pearson VUE in Australian dollars.

Public practice program e-learning

  Fee 2021 (NZD)
E-learning enrolment $373.64

Migration assessment

Australian skills assessment: for applicants migrating to Australia

  Fee (AUD)
New assessment $490
Additional ANZSCO code $173
Update $155
Appeal $155
Withdraw application $73

New Zealand skills assessment: for applicants migrating to New Zealand

  Fee (NZD)
New assessment $320
Update $175
Appeal $175
Withdraw application $85

Public practice certificate

Certificate Fee 2021: Full year (NZD) Fee 2021: Half year (NZD)
Public Practice Certificate fee $536 $268
Limited Practice Certificate fee $114 $57

How to pay

The most convenient way to pay your CPA Australia membership fees is online in My Account.

We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express or PayPal payments.