IPANZ New Professionals

Connect, be inspired and develop your career with the IPANZ New Professionals Network.

Joining IPANZ New Professionals

New Professionals is for those under 30 or new to the public sector. We offer:

  • Professional development and social events in Wellington
  • Networking opportunities, across public sector and related agencies
  • Career development, including mentoring

Activities include:

  • Meet the Chiefs breakfasts
  • Networking events with other groups
  • Social events
  • Biennial conference (next one in 2018)
  • Mentoring


It’s free to sign up to New Professionals:

  • Sign up to our Mailing List
  • At My Dashboard, select the New Professionals preference
  • Select Find My Organisation. Most government agencies are IPANZ members.
  • Or email us with your details


Contact Us

Contact the New Professionals Leadership Team by email admin@ipanz.org.nz or phone 04 463-6940

We also welcome sponsors who wish to support our events and gain access to future leaders.


Related Events


New Professionals Pre-Election panel discussion

Elections usually come alongside scandal, gossip and a whole lot of media coverage. It’s time to hear about what goes on behind closed doors from the people on the inside, MPs and candidates alike during our panel style event.

  • Russell McVeagh, Level 24, Vodafone on the Quay, 157 Lambton Quay, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Wednesday 30 August
  • 17:15 pm - 20:00 pm