NZ Specialty Coffee Association

The NZSCA is the national industry body for specialty coffee stakeholders in New Zealand. We provide a forum for communication, professional development and coffee excellence.

About the NZSCA

The New Zealand Specialty Coffee Association (NZSCA), is the national representative body for specialty coffee stakeholders in NZ.

Our Members

Learn about our member companies, cool people in our coffee community and the ways you can contribute and join our coffee journey.


Catch up with the latest news, coffee championships, events and updates on what’s happening in the world of NZ Specialty Coffee.

News, events and important information:

Barista Champs ’24 Update

You asked, we’re delivering!  Get excited, REGIONAL’s are HAPPENING!!!!!!! TICKETS are now available! What’s happening for Barista Champs? We are bringing you pared-down Barista events

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2023 Latte Art Championship

(L-R) Yu Hsin (Dennis) Hsueh, Tsubasa Nico Nozaki, Daniel Woodhouse | Photo credit Yuri Yang With three beautifully poured designs, including his Aires star sign, Tsubasa Nico

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Learn about upcoming events and gatherings to share tasty coffee, compete or meet others!

Rob and Van


With many instructors around New Zealand, attending one of our classes is easier than ever.


Learn about competitions, past champions and how to get involved. We are excited to bring on 2024!

Join Today!

To join the NZSCA, fill out the online application form and pay the annual dues.  We will send you an email and invoice.

To learn more about our benefits, click here, or send us an email on

Memberships are renewed automatically on 1 April every year unless written notification is made to the Communications and Administration Co-ordinator of the NZSCA.

Have you got a question you want to ask us?  Check out FAQ Section or you can Contact Us.