Internet Access Strategic Transformations

The Internet Access Portfolio of the Issues Programme encompasses InternetNZ’s activity to deliver the ability to connect to the Internet wherever you are in New Zealand.






Future regulatory models unclear, and discussion on them dominated by narrow commercial concerns

Regulatory standards developed and articulated through to 2020 through a multistakeholder process.


Some New Zealanders are unable to connect to the Internet with speed that allows them to fully participate online

All New Zealanders are able to participate online due to affordable, ubiquitous and open Internet.


Many New Zealanders face challenges in accessing the internet – be they economic, social, geographic or cultural.

Digital divides of all kinds – economic, social, geographic, cultural – are understood, and plans are being implemented to address and remove them.