The objective of NZAHTA is to promote the support the study of Art History in New Zealand Schools.
The Association is comprised of Officers, Executive Committee, Regional Representatives and membership.
The Officers comprise a President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer. They are elected for a one-year term.
The Executive Committee is comprised of Officers, Website and Journal Coordinator and Regional Representatives. The Committee is currently based in Auckland.
The biennial conference day includes a General Meeting. At this meeting, reports from the Officers of the Association are received, statements of accounts are confirmed, appointments of officers are confirmed, and resolutions on matters of general policy may be passed