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Fostering excellence in standard of workmanship, business ethics and services amongst members.

Top 10 Reasons to join the NZSDA

Connections & Community

Referral Network & Directory

Training & Education

Health & Safety Support


Human resources & Advice

Resources & Benefits

Conference & Regional Meetings

Awards of Excellence

PR & Communications

Event Calendar

Check out our upcoming events.
We hold a variety of events for NZSDA members to attend, including Webinars, Regional Meetings, the Sign Makers Conference, and the annual NZ Sign Display Awards of Excellence!
View the Event Calendar

Training & Education

We offer Education to Employment in Sign-Making.​
Developed by Master Sign Makers, our Signee courses are offered to NZSDA members as a free onboarding tool for new employees. Plus find information on apprenticeship opportunities with Competenz.
Learn More Here

Supplier Specials

See what specials our suppliers are offering this month!
Each month our suppliers launch their new products, share media releases, or promote discounts to our members!
See Supplier Specials

Mentorship Programme

Facilitating the transfer of knowledge.
Becoming a mentor offers seasoned sign makers a chance to share invaluable startup insights and hard-earned wisdom. We believe that it is our responsibility to support members that are new to running a business to ensure excellent quality of workmanship is maintained within our membership.
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Master Sign Maker

The Ultimate Sign Making Accreditation
Master Sign Maker Accreditation is for a business that demonstrates exceptional proficiency across a diverse range of signage solutions, creative designs, and production methods and has proven to be reliable, trustworthy, and highly competent over a period of time.
Learn More Here

Resources & Benefits

Adding More Value to Your Membership
As an NZSDA member, you have access to a range of resources and discounts from our business network partners, including HR services, Business Insurance, Fuel and Power Discounts and more.
View our Network Partner Discounts

Didn’t make it to our 2024 conference? Here’s a peak at what you missed out on!

We spent several days engaging with and empowering our peers, whilst enjoying the best of what Napier has to offer.
Thank you so much to everybody who made the effort to attend, the value of your NZSDA membership is fully realised through the networking and connections made during this event. It is an invaluable opportunity to learn and grow amongst others who have experienced the same challenges and experiences as you have.
Thank you also to our amazing sponsors for helping us to deliver such a successful event!
We can’t wait to see you all at our 60th conference, next year in Nelson!

Introducing our Key Event Sponsors

Diamond Sponsor and leading supplier of various innovative applications of plastics materials.

Platinum & Innovative Champion Sponsor. Supplying everything a sign company needs to be at the cutting edge of sign technology.

Gold & Apprentice of the Year Sponsor and experts in self-adhesive films with the widest range of products in New Zealand.

Gold & Mana Influencer Sponsor and leading sign, display and print substrate supplier. 

Gold Sponsor and New Zealand’s leading providers in digital print solutions.

Gold Sponsor, supplying the world’s best brands to the sign & graphic industry. 

Gold Sponsor and exclusive importer of premium HD/video LRD video walls and signs

Gold sponsor and leader in scores of markets – from health care and highway safety to office products and abrasives and adhesives. 

Silver Sponsor. Providing software and hardware to small, medium, large sized businesses across all industries.

Silver Sponsor and a leading manufacturer of digital devices designed to help professionals transform their imagination into reality. 

Silver Sponsor, specialising in providing and servicing print equipment of the highest quality to the sign, print and graphics industries.

Silver Sponsor and premier suppliers association for the print, graphics and signage industries in Australia.

Bronze & Keith Langstone Sponsor and a leading wholesale trade supplier to the Signage, Digital Print and Display markets nationwide.

Bronze Sponsor and leading suppliers of innovative lighting systems.

Bronze Sponsor and one of New Zealand’s leading stencil manufacturers.

Bronze Sponsor and the total exhibition, trade show, furniture hire and event services supplier.

Bronze Sponsor and the country’s trusted monthly source of news and information for professionals in print.

Bronze Sponsor and the industry leading magazine for signage, wide format, textile and specialty graphic display businesses in New Zealand. 

Bronze Sponsor, offering a range of paper types and a broad range of print solutions to graphic arts professionals.