Membership Options

By becoming a member you are supporting us in achieving our mission to save lives at sea, and are providing vital support for our volunteers.

No matter what you get up to on the water, we've got your covered with a Membership option to suit - join up today! 



Individual Membership
The most popular form of membership covering you, your partner and any dependants up to the age of 18, no matter what boat you’re on.

It’s peace of mind for only $115 a year, no matter where in New Zealand you choose to do your boating.



Vessel Membership
The perfect solution for larger families, boat share situations or charter vessels. The Vessel Membership covers the vessel and anyone on the vessel registered against the membership. 
No matter who’s on the boat, it’s covered for only $400 a year.

Please call us on 0800 BOATIE (262 843) to see if a Vessel Membership would work for you. 



Lifetime Membership
Giving you peace of mind for a lifetime of boating, taken care of with a convenient, one-off payment. The Lifetime Membership covers you, your partner and any dependants up to the age of 18, no matter what boat you’re on or where you choose to do your boating.

You’re covered for a lifetime of boating with a one-off payment of $1725. 



Gift Membership
Give the gift of a Coastguard Membership - it makes the perfect gift for a friend or family member.