Our loyalty club


  • Be ready to buy tickets
  • Change your email, address etc
  • Choose a new password
  • Change your membership
  • Renew your membership

Free admission ticket after every seven adult tickets bought.

Join our  Loyalty Club to earn points towards a free ticket.

Every adult is entitled to earn points towards gaining a free admission at the rate of 1 point for every $1 expended on the purchase of adult tickets (excluding Big Bike Night screenings and similar private events).

Loyalty Club members need 105 points for one free admission (the equivalent of seven paid, adult, admissions).

Loyalty points free admissions can be used for most of the films we screen — with the exceptions of Independent distributor films, including Big Bike Film Nights, and distributor priced films e.g. National Theatre Live productions.

Personal details provided by applicants shall be held electronically and treated with the utmost confidentiality. These shall be used by Central Cinema only for the purpose of administering loyalty scheme benefits and communications. They will not be made available to any other organisation.

Any questions concerning Loyalty points should be directed by email to members@centralcinema.co.nz.


  • You cannot earn points on tickets to private films such as the Big Bike Film Night.
  • You cannot use your points to buy tickets at private films or distributor-priced films such asNational Theatre Live.

Free to sign up

You can join up to the Loyalty Club here: Join Loyalty.

You need an email address (and of course need to make up a password).


You need to confirm your email address. After signing up you will receive an email: click n the link confirm it.

Sign in to buy a tickets and earn points

Here’s what it looks like when you arrive to buy a ticket.

YOU MUST SIGN IN to earn loyalty points.

Here are the steps to signing in

1: Here’s the top of the screen. Click on “Sign In“.
2: You now see the place to put in your email and password.


Your name appears, so you know that you have successfully signed in.
You are ready to buy tickets  at the member price or to earn loyalty rewards.

Forgotten Password

Forgotten your password, click on that “Forgot password“, that  you see above, on the right.


Here we are, signed in ready to buy tickets. Notice your name, and the  Sign out  button.
Don’t sign out unless other people might use the computer. (Saves the sign-in process each time.)

As long as your are signed in, your ticket purchase is counted towards your loyalty reward.

  • If you are already signed in, it will welcome you back.
  • You can stay signed in; there is no need to log out (unless others might use the computer).
  • When you are signed in the members-rate ticket price will show.



If you have forgotten your password

You come to buy a ticket and find you have lost your password, what to do?


You can see at the top of the web page, where you would normally log in, the “Forgot password?” link, Click on that, put in your email and it will send you an email so you can reset your password.

It slows you down a bit, as you have to wait for the email to arrive. (And, of course, if you put your email in wrong, nothing will arrive.)

You can also change your password by logging in. This is good when it is time to make a change, but you have to log in to do it, so you need to remember your existing password. When you are logged in you have these choices:

How to change your details

To update your address, email, name, favourite kinds of films, LOG IN  and choose “Update Personal Details”.  

How to become a Cinema member

You want to support the Cinema buy joining. 

LOG IN and click on the Change your Membership button.

You get offered these choices:

Couples Member ($50)
Individual Member ($30)
Senior Member ($25)
Student/Beneficiary Member ($25)
Loyalty Points Only Member (free)

If your new membership choice will cost more, have your credit or debit card ready.