Established under the Royal Society of New Zealand Act, 1997, the Academy is dedicated to promoting excellence in science, technology and the humanities.

It is the only organisation in New Zealand which focuses on the criterion of excellence in research in science, technology and the humanities.

The Academy also assists and supports the activities of the Royal Society of New Zealand.

Administration Staff

  • Gill Sutherland, Senior Manager – Society Secretariat

Contact details

Physical address:

11 Turnbull Street, Thorndon,
Wellington 6011.

Postal address:

PO Box 598,
Wellington 6140.

Phone: +64 4 470 5784
Fax: +64 4 473 1841
Email: academy@royalsociety.org.nz

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