SMRANZ Scrap Metal Recycling Association of New Zealand, INC

Benefits of Membership

The Scrap Metal Recycling Association of New Zealand (SMRANZ) is the country’s national scrap metal recycling industry association. Our members range from individual scrap collectors through to large processors and end-users of scrap metal. The majority of our members deal primarily or exclusively in metals.


  • promote the interests of the scrap metal recycling industry
  • work with government and local bodies on policies affecting scrap metal recycling
  • promote co-operation and networking between our members to help solve common problems within the industry
  • inform and educate the public about the scrap metal industry

Why Join Us?

SMRANZ has been representing the industry since 1968; we’re one of the oldest industry groups in the country. We know our business. Our members enjoy these benefits:

An annual AGM and convention
An event that is ideal for networking, learning from others and making contacts with member firms to negotiate sales and partnerships

Subscription to our bi-monthly magazine, The Metallic Link
keep up to date with industry news and informed of upcoming events

Affiliation with a professional and recognised national association
to enhance your professional profile and to promote your business to members

Reduced rate advertising
extend your reach to your target market; members qualify for reduced-rate advertising 

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Our Executive Committee considers all applications for membership. We will let you know if your application has been accepted and, if so, will invoice you for your membership fees. If not accepted, we’ll explain why.

Thanks for your interest in SMRANZ. If you require assistance with your application please phone 0800 NZ SCRAP

(Our rules require new member applications to be supported by a SMRANZ member. If you regularly deal with a member of the Association, please contact them in advance of applying to get their support. Otherwise, we will consider a nominator for you when your application is discussed.)

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