The NZ Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi o Aotearoa (PEN NZ) Inc is proudly supported by a range of organisations. NZSA engages in industry-wide coalitions and advocacy campaigns.

Thanks to all those who support NZSA, NZ writers and the book sector in Aotearoa.



Creative New Zealand encourages, promotes, and supports the arts in New Zealand for the benefit of all New Zealanders through funding, capability building, our international programmes, and advocacy. The Ministry for Culture and Heritage is the Ministry with oversight for the arts, cultural, and heritage sectors.

Copyright Licensing New Zealand helps everyone who copies and shares anything from books and journals to do so legally. It’s all about doing right by our New Zealand authors, publishers, and creators. Do The Right Thing! They support the literary sector with the Cultural Investment Fund.

The Publishers Association of New Zealand actively represents publishers’ interests to industry and government.

Creative Rights advocates for authors, illustrators, and publishers to own and earn from their work. When we value these rights we get more: more creativity, more of our own Aotearoa New Zealand stories, more inspirational ideas, and access to more local knowledge.

Read NZ Te Pou Muramura (formerly NZ Book Council) helps grow the next generation of readers by delivering programmes in schools and communities. NZSA members are active participants in the Writers in Schools programme.

Pub Charity fund a range of worthy national organisations that provide support to people all over New Zealand.

Nielsen BookData provides a range of services to the book industry internationally, aiding the discovery and purchase, distribution, and sales measurement of books. The company is wholly owned by NIQ.


Your Books is New Zealand’s #1 book printer.


The New Zealand Book Awards Trust manages the annual Ockham Book Awards and the NZ Books Awards for Children and Young People and National Poetry Day.


WeCreate is the alliance of New Zealand’s creative industries. NZSA is a member.



The Coalition for Books is a collaborative organisation that aims to make a tangible difference in the literary landscape of Aotearoa, by rolling out strategic initiatives that will engage more audiences with a diverse range of New Zealand books and authors. NZSA is a member. The Coalition for Books manages the NZ book site Kete.



NZSA Te Puni Kaituhi o Aotearoa (PEN NZ) Inc is a member of Pen International who supports freedom of speech and human rights.


NZSA is a member of Internet NZ.

NZSA is a member of Diversity Works.