Members have access to a range of support services including news and information about the industry, health and safety information and systems, training courses, industry specific Terms & Conditions of Trade, Insurances and Legal advice.


Creating and maintaining relationships with members, industry and relevant government agencies to protect and promote their interests. Establishing partnerships with key industry sectors to assist in identifying future needs for industry guidance or necessary change to policy and/or regulations.


Providing access to current Industry standards and Best Practices. Promoting industry awareness and educational tools.

WorkSafe Worksite Traffic Management Good Practice Guideline

Worksafe Guidance on Seatbelts for Businesses

WorkSafe Guidance – Seatbelts, guidance for Operators


The NZFIA is dedicated to supporting the ongoing development of Forklift Operator Training within New Zealand , ensuring that operators are competent to carry out work safely. Health in the workplace is a primary focus and it is therefore crucial that employers have access to the highest level of training possible.

1995 Approved Code of Practice – Forklift Training

Members can obtain copy of the Fair Wear directly from Association.