Click here to view the latest Board Report, dated 21 May 2020.
Manchester Unity is New Zealand’s largest fraternal friendly society. Our members pay small amounts of money over a long period so when they are ill, in financial hardship, or old, they will get money back; and receive help for their welfare throughout.
Members’ rights and privileges
Governance rights. Manchester Unity members enjoy governance rights. They may vote for or seek election to the board of directors. Local lodge elections give further rights to get involved.
Ownership rights. Members share ownership of Manchester Unity; they may receive appropriations from surpluses.
Privileges. Members also access the considerable privileges of membership-
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Members Discount Card
Lodge meetings and projects
Personal insurance (home, contents, car, travel)
Other friendly societies in New Zealand
New Zealand Companies Office keeps a searchable register of all friendly societies, here.