About Plumbing World

We supply everything from basic trade products to top fashion bathroom fittings for your home, from the best brands here in New Zealand and around the world. The Plumbing World team is equipped with the specialist knowledge and expertise to help you with your renovation or new build.

With branches nationwide, from Kerikeri to Invercargill, Plumbing World has grown to become the largest 100% New Zealand owned national plumbing merchant.

We want to help you choose the right fittings for your home and to have the confidence that you have made the right selection.  Our showrooms are our 'home' and we want to show you what solutions we can offer you for your home.  So come and visit one of our 'home' showrooms or browse through our products online, we are here to help you improve your home.


NZPM first branch started in the Manawatu.
The Plumbing World Brand began its first year trading in 1986.


Plumbing World has over 50 branches nationwide, over 450 employees, over 850 shareholders and over 10,000 products. 


Plumbing World is the major trading division of NZPM Group Ltd, a cooperative with over 800 shareholding members across New Zealand. NZPM Group consists of Plumbing World and Metrix.


To be become an ordinary shareholder in NZPM Group requires being a qualified certifying plumber, gasfitter and/or drainlayer, or allied tradesman and the purchase of a minimum 10,000 ordinary shares at $1 each. To find out more about NZPM shareholding, click here.


Opening a trade account with Plumbing World has great benefits. Account holders can be a part of a trade community, taking advantage of our partnership with leading brands, our volume buying power, full parts back up service, warranties and urgent direct deliveries. We offer secure online access for account holders, to account information including invoices, pricing and account balances.

Benefits of being an Account Holder     

  • Regular trade specials
  • MaxPoints Loyalty programme
  • Competitive trade pricing
  • Reliable delivery to site
  • Internet access and e-commerce to customised account information

To become a Trade Account Holder, download/print our interactive application for credit account form, along with photo ID send the form via Email: Credit Application Only