Join Now: Purchase YHA Membership Online

Choose from New Zealand Resident or Overseas Visitor below. You will then be directed to select your membership type. Fill in the online application form and you'll receive your membership number upon completion. This membership number gives you immediate access to the members' 10% accommodation discount when booking on

New Zealand Resident


Overseas Visitor


Do you live in New Zealand? Join now by filling in the online application form for New Zealand residents.

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Are you visiting New Zealand from overseas? Join now by filling in the online application form for overseas visitors.

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Membership is free for youths under 18 years old and starts at $25 per adult. To purchase a YHA & IYTC membership card select either the New Zealand Resident or Overseas Visitor option.

Are you already a YHA New Zealand member? 

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Has your membership expired? Renew your membership online in a few quick steps.


Have you purchased membership from a YHA hostel? Activate your membership to access YHA's discounted members' rates.


Have you moved house, changed your phone number or do you want to check we’ve got all your correct details?


Would you prefer to pay by cheque? Download our membership application form, fill it out and post it back to us: P O Box 436, Christchurch 8140.