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

  • Thank you to everyone that completed our Member survey at the start of the year. [read more...]

  • Over 50 people Young Professionals (Members and non-members) gathered under the Christchurch Casino at Sixty6 to partake in some Speed Networking on the evening of 3 May. Attendees had an opportunity to learn some tips from Brannigans. [read more...]

  • 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...]


Upcoming Events

  • New Document 1 25 May 2017 - Anderson Lloyd Speaker Spotlight Series - Social Enterprise
    ** To reserve free member tickets, please ensure that you are logged in! ** Join us for the first of our *Anderson Lloyd **Speaker Spotlight Series *- where we'll hear from some of the bright business minds from around the City.   The first event will focus on *Social Enterprise *and businesses which are contributing to community, health and wellbeing. [read more...]

  • EDM Header 20 June 2017 - Inspire Canterbury with CYP
    INSPIRE CANTERBURY Kiwi geniuses from around the world share their stories and secrets to success.    *CYP has teamed up with Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce and is proud to be offering members the chance to attend *Inspire Canterbury *for the exclusive members-only price of $60 - that's a $35 saving on the individual ticket price of $95!* Join over 300 Cantabrians for a half-day dedicated to thinking differently, overcoming obstacles, and challenging the status quo. [read more...]

  • business breakfast 300 x 200 20 June 2017 - Wellbeing Breakfast
    * ** If you are a MEMBER ensure that you login to gain access to member prices!* Following the success of last year’s event we welcome back Sarah O’Connell from TriEx to speak for the *2017 **Wellbeing Breakfast!* Healthy living and maintaining a sense of balance is all about choices, some big ones and multiple little ones - and balancing the good decisions with the bad of course! Sometimes it can be hard to maintain... [read more...]