Dietitians NZ has approximately 570 members with the majority being New Zealand Registered Dietitians. The Associate members are either scientists with nutrition qualifications or dietitians who are not currently practicing. Dietitians NZ strongly supports student and new graduate dietitians by offering reduced membership fees when they begin to practise. Dietitians NZ benefits greatly from retired and honorary life members who continue to contribute to the association.
Dietitians NZ has a national office in Wellington, seven branches and 14 Special Interest Groups [SIGs]. The organisation is governed by an Executive Committee and employs a Chief Executive Officer, and three part time staff.
Dietitians NZ is affiliated to a number of national and international entities.