Website of the New Zealand Association of Scrabble® Players (NZASP)
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NZ Association of Scrabble Players Fees
The financial year ends on 31 December.
Club Affiliation Fees
There is a one-time charge of $20 at the time of registering a new club.
Annual Member Affiliation Fees
Club member $8.00 - all correspondence will be sent to club secretaries
Independent member $13.00 - all correspondence sent to member’s address
Forwords Magazine Subscription
The magazine is printed quarterly.
Affiliated member - $5.00
Non-Affiliate - $5.00
Print Version - Affiliated Members
Club member - magazine sent to club secretary - $16.00
Club member - magazine sent to member’s address - $20.00 (includes p&p)
Independent member - $16.00 (p&p covered in affiliation fee)
Print Version - Non-Affiliates
Sent to an address in New Zealand - $20.00
Sent to an address in Australia - NZD24.00
Sent to other overseas destinations- NZD30.00
All fee payments must be sent to the Treasurer or deposited into the NZASP bank account. Personal or bank cheques are to be made payable to the NZASP. Please provide clearly printed names and postal addresses. Bank account details for the NZASP are available on request from the Treasurer.
All tournaments attract a levy of $2 per person per day. This is included in the tournament entry fee by the organisers and forwarded to NZASP to fund players representing New Zealand at international tournaments or for other purposes agreed by the Executive.
Reciprocal Agreement with NASPA
In August 2015, the Executive Committee negotiated the following agreement with NASPA.
Whereas NASPA and NZASP wish to promote international travel and exchanges between their members, the two associations hereby agree to the following terms. A player who is a member in good standing of NASPA residing in the United States or Canada does not need to pay for a NZASP membership in order to compete in a NZASP tournament. A player who is a member in good standing of NZASP residing in New Zealand does not need to pay for a NASPA membership in order to compete in a NASPA tournament.
NASPA Tournament Directors wishing to verify a NZASP member’s status should contact the NZASP Secretary listed at the NZASP website. NZASP Tournament Directors wishing to verify a NASPA member’s status may either use the membership resources available at this website, or email email@example.com.