Medical Assurance Society manages membership administration and marketing services for New Zealand medical members of the Medical Protection Society (MPS).

MPS is a not-for profit mutual organisation, owned entirely by the members, whose sole purpose is to provide professional support to doctors who experience medico-legal difficulties.

With an international presence, MPS has more than 235,000 members in over 40 countries - in New Zealand there are over 12,000 members across the healthcare professions.

MPS has protected, supported and defended the professional reputation of doctors and other healthcare professionals in New Zealand for over half a century.

Find out more about how MPS can help you...

For more information on joining MPS, take a look here, or if you need to let us know about any change in your professional circumstances, please contact us on:

Freephone 0800 CALL MPS (0800 225 5677)

or email:


For medico-legal advice

Members approach MPS with a wide range of professional queries and problems and have immediate access to advice from fellow professionals with specialist medico-legal knowledge.

If you have a specific problem or query, contact one of the MPS advisers – available 24 hours, seven days a week.

Freephone 0800 CALL MPS (0800 225 5677)

For more information please visit the MPS New Zealand website.