The worldwide membership of WAZA includes more than 300 zoos and aquariums from over 50 countries, associations, affiliate organisations and a small but growing number of corporate partners.



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Association Members

ACOPAZOA (Colombian Association of Zoos and Aquariums)

AFDPZ (Association Française des Parcs Zoologiques)

AIZA (Iberian Association of Zoos & Aquaria)

ALPZA (Latin American Zoo & Aquarium Association)

AMACZOOA (Mesoamerican & Caribbean Zoos & Aquaria Association)

AZA (Association of Zoos & Aquariums)

AZCARM (Asociacion de Zoologicos, Criaderos y Acuarios de Mexico AC)

BIAZA (British & Irish Association of Zoos & Aquariums)

CAZA (Canada's Accredited Zoos and Aquariums)

DAZA (Danish Zoological Gardens & Aquaria)

DTG (Deutsche Tierpark-Gesellschaft e.V.)

DWV (Deutscher-Wildgehege-Verband e.V.), Tiergarten Sababurg

EARAZA (Eurasian Regional Association of Zoos & Aquariums)

EAZA (European Association of Zoos & Aquaria)

JAZA (Japanese Association of Zoos & Aquariums)

PAAZAB (African Association of Zoos & Aquaria)

SAZA-SDF (Swedish Association of Zoological Parks & Aquaria)

SAZARC (South Asian Zoo Association for Regional Cooperation)

SEAZA (South East Asian Zoo Association)

UCSZOO (Union of Czech and Slovak Zoos)

UIZA (Italian Union of Zoos & Aquaria)

VDZ (German Federation of Zoological Gardens)

ZAA (Zoo and Aquarium Association Australasia)


Affiliate Members

Al Bustan Zoological Centre

American Association of Zoo Veterinarians (AAZV)

Berufsverband der Zootierpfleger e.V.

Bioparque M'bopicuá

Central Zoo Authority (CZA)

European Association of Zoo and Wildlife Veterinarians (EAZWV)

Institute for Breeding Rare and Endangered African Mammals (IBREAM)

International Congress of Zookeepers (ICZ)

International Species Information System (ISIS)

International Zoo Educators Association (IZE)

Leibniz-Institut für Zoo- und Wildtierforschung (IZW)

The Frozen Ark Project

Turkuazoo Aquarium

Verband deutschsprachiger Zoopädagogen e.V. - VZP

Zoo Outreach Organization (Z.O.O.)


Corporate Members

Cairns Marine

Clax Italia

CLR Design, Inc.

dan pearlman Erlebnisarchitektur GmbH

Dynasty Marine Associates Inc.

Format International Limited / ESA House

G.K. Airfreight Service GmbH

International Animal Exchange, Inc.

Pangea Rocks

PGAV Destinations

PJA Architects + Landscape Architects, p.s.

Portico Inc. (The Portico Group)

Rasbach Architekten

Studio Hanson/Roberts (Design for Nature and People)

Torre Design Consortium, Ltd., A Professional Architecture Corporation

Wild Republic, K&M International, Inc.