The AA

The AA has grown from a pioneering automobile club to an organisation that offers motoring services and advice, insurance, finance and many other Member Benefits. 

Find out more about our history, how we’re governed, our key affiliations, as well as some of the services we provide on behalf of the Government.

History of the AA

Founded in 1903 the AA has a long and admirable history, and is regarded as the leading advocate for NZ motorists. Find out more about how it all began.


The AA is governed by a National Council, Board and 18 District Councils, elected by local AA Members. Find out who’s who and what they’re working on.

District councils

The AA has 18 District Councils throughout the country. Find out who’s on the Council in your area and what initiatives they’re currently working on.

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