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. [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... [read more...]

  • Our Annual General Meeting for 2012 will be held at 6pm on Tuesday 4th December in the upstairs conference room at Trevinos. [read more...]


Upcoming Events

  • HOUSE 24 August 2017 - First Home Buyers - ask the panel!
    *CYP presents a panel talk on buying your first home! * Home ownership is the Kiwi dream that many of us may be contemplating in the near future. [read more...]

  • deluxe cinema 7 September 2017 - CYP goes to the Cinema
    Throw a bit of fun into your weeknight routine and join CYP members for a night of socialising and cinema going! We will meet at Cassels & Sons at The Tannery for drinks, nibbles and good old fashioned chitchat then head over to the boutique Deluxe Cinema to watch a movie of members choice - look out for the poll on our Facebook page to... [read more...]

  • CYP Ball 2017 Event image 16 September 2017 - Canterbury Young Professionals Ball 2017 - A Winter Garden
    CYP Ball 2017 Event image - Roll out the red carpet because the CYP Ball - A Winter Garden, is just around the corner! We are pleased to announce that our premiere event of the year is even bigger and better for 2017!  Please join us at the brand new Atrium in the ANZ Centre on September 16th from 7. 30pm. [read more...]