Qualified, Registered, and Accountable Technology Professionals
For REAs, the REAcap validation provides colleagues, peers, employers and clients with evidence of your technical and supervisory competence.
Applications for registration as a Registered Engineering Associate must be in writing and on the prescribed forms – electronic applications are not accepted.
Section 11(1) of the Act specifies the criteria for registration
Check out the information pack and application process
Make sure your application is complete
Check out REA fees and REAcap fees
List last updated 24 March 2021
To obtain further Register information, please contact the Registrar,
email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +64 4 472 3324
For the Period from 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020
For the Period from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019
For the Period from 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018
For the Period from 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017
REA is awarded under the Engineering Associates Act. The Act requires REAs to have demonstrated a
superior standard of engineering competence in the branch of engineering in which they are
Registered Engineering Associates are highly valued within the engineering workforce. There are many thousands of REAs working in management and technical engineering supervisory roles within the New Zealand economy. Many of these technical engineers are involved in the export of products and services that are essential for the maintenance of New Zealand’s competitive advantage.
Fee invoices were emailed using Xero on 1 April. Fees are due from this date. They remain the same as last year being $85 for REA and $145 for REAcap if paid before 1 July. A posted invoice has also been sent to those with no email, a bounced email or an out of date email. If you do not receive an invoice please contact the Registrar otherwise funds can be deposited into account 020585 0003513 000 - Engineering Associates Registration Board. Please insert your surname and initials or registration number in the reference field.
The annual circular has also been emailed. For those with no email etc it has been posted along with the fees invoice.
The next Board meeting is scheduled for Thursday 10 June 2021, however this date is subject to confirmation.
Registration applications, including all work histories and full payment must be received one month prior to the meeting to be considered