Holiday Closure

The Registrar will be on annual leave and Board’s office will be closed from 3.30 pm on Wednesday 23 June. The office will reopen from 9.30 am on Wednesday 14 July.

Registration Fees

Registration fees are were due from 1 April. If paid before 30 June the fees are $85 for REA and $145 for REAcap. After this date the fees are $95 for REA and $155 for REAcap. Funds can be deposited into account 020585 0003513 000 – Engineering Associates Registration Board. Please insert your invoice number, surname or registration number in the reference field.


The Board no longer accepts cheques for fees payments.

Board Meeting Date

The next Board meeting date is confirmed for Thursday 9 September 2021.
The following Board meeting date is confirmed for Thursday 9 December 2021.
Registration applications, including all work histories and fully payment must be received at least one month prior to a Board meeting to be considered.

REA Registration

The REA Registration Information & Guidelines for Applicants pack has been updated to include a flowchart to assist applicants to determine the relevant section of the EA Act which covers their application. The information pack is included along with the application form and work history forms on the How to Apply page

Watercare Compliance Statement

In 2019 REA and REAcap were recognised in the final version of the Watercare Compliance Statement Policy for Producing Water and Wastewater Infrastructure. Read the full story here