Save aged care in
Aotearoa New Zealand

Join our call to Health New Zealand to adequately fund
aged care to ensure this essential branch of the
health system is around for future generations.


Supporting equitable and timely access to aged residential care

A 2022 research report from the NZACA.
Postcode healthcare is affecting our older people,
with timely access to ARC, at the right care level, varying
across Aotearoa New Zealand.


Retirement Living
and Aged Care

New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) & Retirement Villages Association (RVA)
Annual Summit 2022


New Zealand
Aged Care Association

Promoting the issues that enhance and protect the interests
of not only our members, but the care and wellbeing
of older New Zealanders.


ARC Industry Profile

NZACA has released the 2021-22 Industry Profile,
a comprehensive report on the state of the
aged residential care industry.


The Aged Care Association, New Zealand (ACA), is a not-for-profit, national membership organisation which represents all parts of the aged-care residential sector. Our members provide long and short term residential services to the over 65 cohort.

We are the largest and most influential association representing all parts of New Zealand’s aged residential care sector.

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Advocacy and Policy

The more members and support the NZACA has, the stronger our collective voice
and the more influence we have.

ARC Industry Profile

A state of the sector report, 2021-22.

Submissions made by NZACA

Submission relating to the aged residential care sector.

Nursing Leadership Group

The recognised voice of aged care nursing.


Find out more about care facility and affiliate membership with the NZACA.

NZACA Events

Annual Summit, Workshops and Webinars

NZACA Annual Summit 

New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) & Retirement Villages Association (RVA) Annual Summit 2022
Retirement Living and Aged Care

NZACA Workshops & Webinars

NZACA Workshops 2022

NZACA Posts and Articles

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Advocacy and Policy

Change to the reporting of pressure injuries in aged residential care

Te Tāhū Hauora Health Quality & Safety Commission has shared a letter to the sector,…
Upcoming Workshops

Free webinar on recent changes to the AEWV

The Aged Care Association is pleased to announce a free webinar on the recent changes…
Media Releases

ACA appoints Hon. Tracey Martin as new chief executive

The Aged Care Association is delighted to announce the appointment of Hon. Tracey Martin as…