According to the Rules, the Officers of the Society are:
- Vice-Presidents (The number to be determined by the Society from time to time.)
- Assistant Secretary
- Keeper of Collections
- Five elected members of Council
- One Council member elected by each Branch according to Rule 31
The current Patron is Her Excellency The Right Honourable Dame Patsy Reddy, GNZM, QSO, 21st Governor-General of New Zealand.
The President is David Galt FRNSNZ.
The Vice-Presidents are Professor Brett Delahunt FRNSNZ, Tony Grant FRNSNZ, Clint Libby FRNSNZ, Hamish MacMaster FRNSNZ, John Eccles, Graeme Hancock, Anne Lampard and Paul Etheredge.
The Secretary is Wayne Newman.
The Treasurer is Malcolm Bain.
The Librarian is Paul Bicknell.
The Editor position is shared by David Galt FRNSNZ and Wayne Newman. David Galt is Editor of the RNSNZ Newsletter. Wayne Newman is Editor of the New Zealand Numismatic Journal. Brett Delahunt is Assistant Editor for the Journal.
The Keeper of the Collection is Clint Libby FRNSNZ.
The Assistant Secretary office is shared by Andrew Christie and Selwyn Lowe.
The Assistant Treasurer is Wayne Newman.
Members of the Council in addition to the above office holders are Jim Johnson, David Russell, Selwyn Lowe, Lois Ion and Ken Matthews. Todd Skilton is ex-officio a member of Council as President of the Orders and Medals Research Society Branch of the RNSNZ.