The Benefits of an NZSG Membership


  • Receive our award winning bi-monthly journal "The New Zealand Genealogist" plus access to previous years issues online.
  • Free access to digital records on Discovery at The UK National Archives and Gale Newspapers. 
  • Branches and Interest Groups.
  • Family Research Centre (FRC) - houses the NZSG Library,  where Volunteers are on duty to assist you.
  • Borrow from the library (NZ residents only) up to 4 books and booklets at any one time,  for up to 3 weeks.
  • Research Service - for those unable to visit the FRC in Panmure, Auckland.
  • Access to the NZSG Record Collections:-  Certificate Collection,  First Families Collection,  Pedigree Collection,  Pre-1856 Marriage Records Collection
  • Purchase the Members Only NZSG Kiwi Collections V2 USB 
  • In the FRC there are 17 computers connected to the Internet available for you to use to research your family.  Some of the websites and databases available are:-Ancestry, British Library Newspapers,  Cornwall FHS Research Database,  Deceased Online,   Family Relatives, FamilySearch,  Findmypast,  New Zealand Illegitimacy Records, Quick Map - NZ Land Information,  Scotlands People,  The Genealogist. 
  • Film Readers - to read films ordered into the FRC from FamilySearch,  or from Interloan Libraries.
  • A Remote film reader,  is available for those who cannot visit the FRC,  the film you have ordered into the FRC can be read on your computer at home.  
  • Discounted Findmypast membership