Joining CSANZ

Thank you for your interest in joining the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSANZ). New members are welcome.

If you have a question about applying for membership please contact the NZ Executive Officer.

The annual subscription for New Zealand members is set by the NZ Committee. The subscription rates for 2024 are as follows (incl.GST)

FCSANZ $760.00
FCSANZ non physician/surgeon $515.00
Member Physician/Surgeon $440.00
Member Advanced Trainee $185.00
Member New FRACP cardiology <3 years $185.00
Member Medical Non-FRACP (eg GPs) $185.00
Member Nurse, Allied Health, Researcher (up to 3 years post-doc), Student, Other Allied $60

More information about joining CSANZ, and application forms, is available here.

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Here is some information about:

Aims and Goals

The Society was constituted with the objective of promoting the highest standards of education, training, research and practice in cardiovascular medicine and surgery through:

a. contributing to the advancement of knowledge of the cardiovascular system and treatment of diseases

b. establishing and supporting the maintenance of professional and ethical standards of practice

c. facilitation of the education of trainees in cardiovascular medicine

d. facilitation of continuing professional development in cardiovascular medicine

e. promotion and defence of equitable access of all Australians and New Zealanders to high quality cardiovascular healthcare; and

f. promotion of good fellowship among those whose primary interest is the practice of cardiovascular medicine or surgery or allied subjects.

The Society has the public charitable purpose of promoting the prevention and control of cardiovascular disease in human beings.

Read the full CSANZ Constitution.

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Membership Benefits


  • Access to Heart, Lung and Circulation Journal (online only).
  • Regular ‘eNews’ and quarterly ‘On the Pulse’ electronic newsletter.
  • Facebook and Twitter. CSANZ connects regularly with its members through various forms of social media. Tweet or Facebook us! We would love to hear from you.

Membership Database

HeartOne is the CSANZ membership database where members can keep their membership details up-to-date and access learning materials such as Heart, Lung and Circulation Journal.

Annual Scientific Meetings

Reduced registration fees for members to attend CSANZ ASMs held annually in Australia and New Zealand, and opportunities to apply for traveling scholarships to local and international educational events.

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History of CSANZ

Read a brief History of CSANZ by Prof. Harvey White and Lynne Portelli