The Cadastral Professional Stream (CPS) has been established for members with an interest in, or who specialise in cadastral surveying.
Land Development and Urban Design Stream
The Land Development and Urban Design stream promotes the sustainable use of natural resources and care for the built environment. Surveyors are encouraged to underpin their urban design projects with the following values.
The Spatial Stream represents members with an interest or specialisation in geospatial information.
Engineering Surveying Stream
The Engineering Surveying Stream supports training and continuing professional development for engineering surveyors, provide a community and networking opportunities and to inform members about new technologies that affect their work practices
The Hydrography Stream represents and supports those members who are either involved with, or interested in hydrography.
Positioning and Measurement Stream
The Positioning and Measurement Stream represents the surveying and spatial professions in matters of New Zealand's positioning system.
Consulting Surveyors of New Zealand (CSNZ)
CSNZ is a division of NZIS catering to the needs of business owners and managers of survey practices in New Zealand.
Technician Surveyors have been an important part of NZIS membership since 1988 when they were first invited to become members.
The Young Professionals group provides a support network for professionals building up their careers.
Women in Spatial
The Women in Spatial/Surveying group seeks to support and encourage women in the surveying and spatial profession.
NZIS has 16 regional branches and one in Hong Kong.