Welcome to MANZ

Massage Aotearoa New Zealand (MANZ) is the only massage therapy specific membership body in New Zealand for professional Massage Therapists. Our purpose is to promote massage therapy and the ongoing development of the massage industry in New Zealand through educating the public about the benefits of massage therapy for health and wellness and supporting the public to access high quality massage therapy through our database of MANZ registered Massage Therapists. 


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Massage & Myotherapy Australia and Massage New Zealand

2023 National Conference

27-28 May 2023

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Shaping our Industry Together

Grand Millennium Hotel Auckland

Affiliate Members

Affiliate members are businesses related to the massage industry but NOT individual Massage Therapists or massage businesses. Affiliate businesses involved in education are not necessarily endorsed by Massage Aotearoa New Zealand. Please refer to the list of NZQA accredited providers.

Affiliates receive a 15% discount on advertising (in MANZ Magazine & for MANZ website posts) and a free listing on the MANZ website. Affiliates also receive the MANZ Magazine. Practising massage therapists are not eligible for affiliate membership. Affiliate colleges are eligible to take part in the annual MANZ Top Student Award scheme.

Academy of Bioelectric Meridian Massage Australia

Workshop Provider 


"Put the bioelectric energy into practitioner hands and let the energy do the work"


Eastern Institute of Technology and Te Pūkenga

Massage Training Institute


Fascia IQ (Formally Myofascial Release Workshops with Beth Beauchamp)

Fascia Education and Courses

 W: https://www.fasciaiq.com/

 E: hello@fasciaiq.com 

NZ College of Chinese Medicine

Auckland: www.chinesemedicine.ac.nz/

NZCCM offers the NZQA approved Version 2 (Approved December 2023) for:

Level 5 Diploma in Wellness and Relaxation Massage (1 year)

Level 6 Diploma in Remedial Massage (1 year)


2024 Intakes: February and July

Contact: enrolment@chinesemedicine.ac.nz

College of Natural Health & Homeopathy (CNHH)

Massage Training Institute | Auckland 

NZ Diploma in Wellness and Relaxation Massage (Level 5) Delivered part-time over two years.



Otago Polytechnic and Te Pūkenga

Massage Training Institute



Southern Institute of Technology and Te Pūkenga

Massage Training Institute


Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology


Tui Balms

Massage & Body balms


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Baby Massage Therapy


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