Touch New Zealand is an Incorporated Society, is registered with the Charities Commission, and is a non-profit organisation. It is a member of the Federation of International Touch The affiliated membership of Touch NZ is around 84,000 participants, but it is estimated that across New Zealand well over 230,000 participants play Touch each year. The delivery of the sport is supported by significant numbers of qualified referees, coaches, managers, and support personnel across the 214 competitions registered with Touch NZ. At Touch NZ we are not only in the business of sport, but also in the business of entertainment. This spans from grassroots social Touch, to our Elite Touch Blacks, to our very important supporters and spectators.