Membership Fees, Payments, Finance &  Banking

Membership of the Wellington Shell Club is open to individuals, families and organisations interested in marine shells (sea shells), terrestrial shells (i.e land snails or tree snails), conchology, malacology or related interests. 


Membership Fees (Subs)

The club's financial year is 1 November - 31 October. Membership fees (subscriptions) are due on 1 November for the following 12 months. 

Membership fees be should paid within 6 months of the due date, i.e. by the end of April.

Our preferred fees payment method is internet banking or direct credit into the Wellington Shell Club's Bank of New Zealand account:

                020 536 0157399 000

Please be sure to use your surname in the "reference" field.  

Otherwise subs can be paid:

Please do not send cash in the post.  This is done at your own risk.  The club accepts no responsibility for payments made in this manner.   Cash payments will be receipted, otherwise receipts will only be issued on request


Payments from Overseas

Subs payments from overseas should be by foreign exchange transfer and should use the Swift Code is BKNZNZ22 and the Clearing Code (if required) 020536.

The bank address is Bank of New Zealand, North Lambton Quay Store, 100 Lambton Quay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand.

Please be sure to use your surname in the "reference" field.  


Credit Cards, Debit Cards and Cheques 

Subs payments by credit card or debit card are not accepted. 

Cheques, including foreign currency cheques, are no longer accepted at the Bank of New Zealand


Fees, Payment, Finance & Banking Enquiries

Membership fee (subs), general payment, banking or other financial enquiries should be directed to the treasurer: rogermurex@gmail.com


What do I get for my subs?

Members receive the following:

* There is no meeting in December. The January meeting is typically a casual social afternoon or early evening BBQ event hosted at a member's private home. 

Contact us to become member

(page last updated January 2024)