Any bakery-related business owner will enjoy many real benefits from membership of the Baking New Zealand.

Any bakery-related business owner or baker can become a member of Baking NZ, take advantage of the many benefits!

Baking NZ members include small and large companies engaged in a variety of baking-related activities including retail bakeries, cafes, cake shops, large scale manufacturers and bakery goods wholesalers.

What Baking NZ offers:

  • Buying partner discounts from our partners, including platinum partner NZ Bakels
  • Group Discount APP – over 20 suppliers around NZ, up to 30% discount, Armstrong Security, Auto Super Shoppes, Beaurepaires, Blackwoods Protector, Bunnings, Capes Medical, Carters, Dulux, Give Plants, Ideal Electrical, Mico Plumbing, Mo Money, MYOB, Noel Leeming, OfficeMax, PlaceMakers, RateBroker, Reduced to Clear, Repco, RocketSpark, Southern Hospitality..
  • Baking NZ members receive a merchant rate of 2.35% for face-to-face transactions with Westpac (as at February 2017)
  • Advisory Service – full time resource available to members
  • Digital marketing and digital advice
  • Notifications via monthly e-newsletters on Events, Competitions and Industry News
  • Training
  • Member website log in access to use Business Resources including the latest Employment Contracts
  • Baking NZ Health and Safety Manual
  • Baking NZ Custom Food Control Plan

Buying Partner Discounts – Membership of Baking NZ guarantees you rebates with some of the industry’s biggest suppliers. View list of our Buying Partners here or see our information page on Buying Partners here.

Baking NZ Health and Safety manual is available to current members, updated and complies with the latest Act. 

Baking NZ Custom Food Control Plan is for wholesale bakeries and available to current BIANZ members. It’s the most advanced Food Safety Programme, complies with the new Food Safety Act and audited by an approved MPI Auditor. We also offer a service from our partners at Food and Health Standards (2006) Standards for advice and/or implementation

Business Resources via the member log in area.  Employment contracts, credit application forms, cashflow forecast template, business income statement template, the Four Five’s Rule calculator, business plan template.

Advisory Service – Simply email Baking NZ for information on where to locate or find resources you may need in your business.

Free initial employment legal advice from our employment lawyers McPhail, Gibson & Zwart (MGZ) or see our partner page on more information.

Digital Marketing and Digital Advice

Notifications on Events, Competitions and more – Monthly e-newsletters and posts on Facebook. Baking NZ also hosts regional meetings, conferences, competitions and bakery tours for members. Baking NZ events give members the opportunity to meet other members, learn new ideas, catch up on technology developments, hear about the latest trends and of course meet the board members and provide any feedback and/or ideas!

Training – We assist in placing graduates, facilitate student entry into competitions and provide trainees with relevant industry information while they are training. Baking NZ works closely with training providers and Competenz, the Industry Training Organisation to recruit bakery trainees and ensure bakery qualifications remain relevant and accurate.


Baking NZ are more than happy to provide any advice or assistance.

0800 NZBAKE (0800 692 253) or email

The Association has earned its place as the voice of the industry and offers extensive resources based on sound knowledge and experience in baking, management, food safety, and employment matters.

Whatever type of bakery-related business you have, if you employ cafe staff or bakers directly or indirectly, you will find fellow members willing and able to help with practical advice and assistance. Excellent value for money. Help is just a phone call away!

Ready to join?

Fill out our online member form and submit.

You can pay monthly or you can pay full membership with your credit card.