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Otaki Timebank

Join the Otaki Timebank

Here are the steps to join the Timebank

  1. Fill out the application form
    • Provide 2 referees
    • Send their email & Phone contact details to the designated Reference check person.
  2. Confirm your email address
    • You'll get an email: click on the link inside to confirm your email.
  3. Pay the $10 fee, if you can afford it
    • See below

Application form

Once we receive your application:

  1. You can begin trading on the timebank as a provisional member
  2. We talk to your referees
  3. We check you have confirmed your email address
  4. If all that is OK, then we make you a full member.

What you need to know


You need to provide the name and phone number of 2 people who are willing to be your referee.

  • Your referees should have known you for 3 or more years
  • One of these can be a family member.
  • We need to be able to reach them by phone.


We currently charge $10 one-off fee to cover the hard costs of running the Timebank.

  • The fee is $5 for unwaged and those with a Community Services Card.
  • Talk to us if this would prevent you from joining.


  1. 38 9009 0883779 00 Otaki Timebank,  with your name as a reference. 
  2. Or bring cash to our next event..

Application form

Any questions?

Contact us with any questions or for help making your application.