Welcome to Canterbury Young Professionals (CYP)


Our aim is to provide CYP members with the opportunity to meet each other and build relationships through a series of business and social events.

Our members also enjoy a range of exclusive benefits with some of Christchurch’s top businesses.

If you're in the first 15 years of your career and live and work in Canterbury welcome to the CYP network.

We look forward to seeing you soon.

Latest News

  • Each year we elect 12 - 15 young professionals to form our committee. [read more...]

  • *Canterbury Young Professionals 2012 Presidents Report – Andrew Riches* *AGM – 4 December 2012* * * 2012 was an opportunity for CYP to bounce back from the difficulties faced by Christchurch in 2011 and focus on running events and providing a... [read more...]

  • Our Annual General Meeting for 2012 will be held at 6pm on Tuesday 4th December in the upstairs conference room at Trevinos.   Minutes from last year, agenda and executive committee nomination forms will be available soon. [read more...]

  • Despite the ongoing aftershocks in Christchurch, the Canterbury Young Professionals (CYP) believes the outlook for the city’s many young professions is bright. [read more...]

  •   CYP Presidents report 2011 Wow, what a year with a difference! We were half way through our launch calendar of events when the February earthquake hit. [read more...]


Upcoming Events

  • 27 May 2016 - Quiz Night
    SOLD OUT!! Thanks to everyone who has booked tables and seats! Canterbury Young Professionals are bringing this event back by popular demand! Quiz Night! With all profits going to a worthy cause: The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation[http://www. nzbcf. org. nz/] Whether you're a quiz nut or you simply enjoy a bit of friendly competition join us in this battle for trivia glory. [read more...]

  • 31 May 2016 - Speed Networking
    *Wanting to make new business leads and meet new people?* Join us for this Speed Networking event, a fun and effective way to focus your networking efforts and something a little different from your usual networking event. Meet people from diverse industries and create new relationships that will be beneficial for you and your business. [read more...]

  • 21 June 2016 - First Home Buyers Seminar
    *CYP presents this seminar for First Home Buyers!* In association with ASB[https://www. asb. co. nz/], Anderson Lloyd[http://www. andersonlloyd. co. nz/] and FordBaker Valuation[http://www. fordbakervaluation. co. nz/] Home ownership is the Kiwi dream that many of us may be contemplating in the near future. [read more...]