The ADA Membership Advantage

Supporting and enhancing you through your professional life and beyond.

As the Auckland branch of the New Zealand Dental Association, the ADA is the professional body for dentists in Auckland.  Founded as an incorporated society before 1905, it's purpose is to provide support for Auckland dental practitioners. Membership of the ADA is open to all registered dentists who are members of the NZDA and includes:


  • Monthly general meetings with excellent guest speakers (every third Tuesday).who we are ada
  • Monthly e-newsletter and e-calendar of events containing branch news and information.
  • Auckland Branch website including Find-a-Dentist directory for the Auckland region.
  • Facility for online payments of membership subscriptions and branch events.
  • Closed Facebook page exclusive for Auckland Branch members.
  • ADA member only discounts with providers of PPE and AIIR equipment.
  • Professional development courses/workshops, customized specifically for the branch membership
  • EMCARE courses and mask-fit testing at special rates for our members.
  • Discounted membership rates for the EMA and Auckland Business Chamber
  • Philanthropy - supporting and contributing to local and international charitable initiatives
  • Branch Peer Welfare and Support Network
  • Communication with NZDA via Branch Board Representatives on the NZDA Advisory Committee.
  • Collegiality - numerous opportunities to meet and connect with peers in the branch through organised activities – educational and social.
  • Establishing sub-groups within our membership, based on issues they have in common. For example:
    • Women in dentistry
    • Young graduate dentists
    • Corporate and non-corporate owned practices
  • Free classified advertisements for members through the branch Office Manager:

Full membership is $375 inclusive of GST per year, part-time dentists receive a discounted rate of $187.50 per year and recent graduates of Otago University recieve a discounted membership structured over 3 years.

Download and complete the  ADA Membership Form and send to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

View a copy of the Rules of the Auckland Dental Association.


Auckland Dental Association 1/195 Main Highway, Ellerslie, Auckland. Phone: 09 580 0081 Email: