MLAA - The Association for New Zealand Locksmiths

Trade Testing:

Trade Testing is a testing procedure setup to indicate that you have a level of competence. This test is recognised by a large number of bodies and organisations.

Currently we are preparing to hold Trade Testing in the northern area. Location is determined by demand so send in your application form as it may modify our choice of location. Our next planned weekend is in March in Auckland. Already a number of people have sent in their application forms. If you want to be Trade Tested, then you need to send your form in. Here is the link to the main website. We would also like to organise a date for the southern half of the North Island. Would you like to join us for this?

Next Planned date: November 2013
     Location: Auckland
     Bookings are essential.  Applications should be sent direct to Jarad Morrison at head office
         Details about the weekend can be checked with Fraser Burns / Trade Tester.

or here is the Trade Test application form.
     or here is the Membership page

If you want to ask more questions then you can email:

Australia (Head office)                                            or alternatively  NZ President                                     or alternatively  NZ Webmaster

NEW !             Security act regulations           came into force in 2011.
Click here for more information.

Time for Elections:

In a few months it will be that time of year when you need to nominate suitable people for the positions of:

  • Branch President
  • Branch Executive
  • Obviously there are a number of people required within the executive.
    Once you have voted for the people you want on the executive they will then choose as to which roles each person fills.
    For Nomination forms and further info, click      

    MLAA Lock and Security Expo

    Coming up at in September is the MLAA Lock and Security Expo 2012. This year it will be held in  Adelaide Australia. A great location. There will be plenty happening there over the 3 days that it is on. A must for anyone who wants to progress.

    If you missed out this time, then start planning now for the next one !


    The current New Zealand Executive is:

    President Mark Lightfoot

    Executive Chris Bull

    Executive Mark Rollo

    Executive Bryce Frewin

    Executive Fraser Burns

    Branch Director Mark Lightfoot

    Click here to go to the official website of the >>>

    Master Locksmiths Association of Australasia Ltd

    Here is where you will find all the main information about our association
    and events that are happening or how to join us.

    Membership is well over 500 with Lockmiths from many parts of the globe joining us.

    Look for details of our International Expo to be held this year in Australia
    at the end of September 2012

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