Be a part of a global community

The Advanced Textiles Association New Zealand (ATA NZ), formerly knonw as the Outdoor Fabric Products Association of New Zealand (OFPANZ), is affiliated to the Specialised Textiles Association (STA) of Australia and is a country sector of the Advanced Textiles Association (ATA), based in the United States. ATA NZ members are committed to excellence and awarded for innovation and ingenuity.

ATA NZ provides members with a forum for increasing their industry knowledge, developing new skills, legislation and technology, and networking with other like-minded companies. Take advantage of apprenticeship and management training programmes, stay informed and become recognised as an industry professional.


Membership Benefits:

  • Network with New Zealand and Australia’s top fabricators and suppliers
  • Learn the skills and gain the confidence to convert your one man band to a fully-fledged business.
  • Business mentoring
  • Keep up with Technology
  • Workshops for Using Equipment
  • Workshops for Business Owners
  • Member Profile on ATA NZ website
  • National and International Recognition
  • Quarterly Industry Magazine
  • Input on Industry Apprentice Training
  • Discounts for Health & Safety and Worksafe NZ Compliance Package
  • Members only pricing for HR & Industrial Relations Advice.
  • ATA membership and resources including membership to other divisions of ATA
  • Access to Members Only Facebook Page