Blog posts



29 Aug
Kia ora kōtou (yay, my keyboard FINALLY debugged my macron issue) and welcome to the issues team's weekly update on the access, use and trust articles that have caught our eye. Italians asked to open...
25 Aug
Right now, the Government is part-way through a review of the Telecommunications Act. This will set rules for how broadband services operate in New Zealand, ultimately determining the quality of...
19 Aug
We’ve recently submitted on the Vodafone & Sky merger application. This blog takes you through our submission, why we’ve done it, and what’s at stake for the Internet in New Zealand. Our...
15 Aug
Phew, now that we're done giving up our weekly blog spot to guests to talk about ISP Spotlight we're back into our weekly round-ups of Internet access, use and security stories that have caught our...
9 Aug
This guest blog by Trade Me's Jon Duffy talks about why NZ organisations are not doing transparency reports - and why it's so important that we turn this around.  Transparency is good. We know...
3 Aug
In this guest blog, looking at the issues behind the ISP Spotlight, web accessibility expert Kevin Prince talks about why it is important that ISPs make online billing accessible to all customers. So...
2 Aug
A blog post from Ben Creet, Issues Manager at InternetNZ2 August 2016 Today we are launching our Easy Transparency project. Easy Transparency is a set of templates and tools to help New Zealand...
1 Aug
A blog post from Jordan Carter, Chief Executive of InternetNZ1 August 2016 InternetNZ is governed by a Council elected by members of the organisation, with four spots coming up each year. Last Friday...
27 Jul
In this guest blog, looking at the issues behind the ISP Spotlight, New Zealand's Privacy Commissioner John Edwards talks about why it is important that ISPs tell customers when their data is...
27 Jul
Blog post from Ellen Strickland, Community Programme Director at InternetNZ27 July 2016 I'm here in Taipei for the Asia-Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF). It's one of a few regional...