We are excited to have you join the largest humanitarian movement in the world.  Fundamental Principles guide our work.  When you enrol as a member we ask you to affirm the Fundamental Principles. 

You agree to have concern for all humanity; be impartial in your endeavours; remain neutral in all situations; be independent so you can always act in accordance with our principles; promote the spirit of voluntary service; foster unity; strive for universality.

Read more about our Fundamental Principles

Volunteer roles

You can apply for a volunteer role and enrol as a member at the same time.

Find a volunteer role and apply online

Information for youth and parents

We love young people to join New Zealand Red Cross.

If you are between 12 and 18 years old you need to get consent from your parent or guardian before you enrol. 

If you are under 12 years old we need written consent from your parent or guardian.

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