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The Jewellery Industry Registration Board of New Zealand JIRBNZ is an incorporated society that has been formed to represent the Jewellery Industry in New Zealand as a whole (see about us)

The JIRBNZ holds and maintains the current list of all that are Registered as Industry Certified as Tradesman Manufacturing Jewellers, Tradesman Watch and Clockmakers, Tradesman Gem Setters and Tradesman Hand Engravers on the Registered Manufacturing Jewellers and Watch and Clockmakers page.

As an organisation representing jewellery industry training, the Jewellery Industry Registration Board of New Zealand is grateful to all their sponsors. Examples of the various sponsorships available can be found on our sponsors page.


Trade Certificate Manufacturing Jewellery and Watch and Clockmaking listed as new Qualifications:

New Zealand Certificate in Manufacturing Jewellery (Level 4) [Ref: 2632]
New Zealand Certificate in Watch and Clock Making (Level 4) [Ref: 2633]



Recent and Upcoming Events

The JIRBNZ Executive is pleased to announce the reappointment of Grant Harrison as the JIRB New Zealand Commissioner of Apprentices for the upcoming biannual term.

The JWNZ Trade Fair is postponed until Sunday 11 September 2022. All the associated meetings, training days and trade certificate examinations are rescheduled for Saturday 10 September.