The New Zealand Mortgage Brokers Association (NZMBA) amalgamated with the PAA on April 1st 2012.

The NZMBA was established in 1997 to represent the interests of mortgage advisers and to promote the growth of the mortgage broking industry in New Zealand. At the time of amalgamating with the PAA, the NZMBA supported more than 800 members.

The PAA continues the work of the NZMBA, acting as a representative voice of the mortgage broking industry. This includes working with the media to increase public awareness, promoting high standards of professionalism, influencing regulations and providing a range of educational and professional development opportunities for members.