News and events


11 Jun
A blog by Ben Creet, posted on 13 June 2018. Firstly, apologies for a messy few weeks without a links and thinks. We try to get one of these out most weeks, but I know it's been a few so humble...
8 Jun
Ah, a European centric domain name conference.  What to make of it when you’re not part of the European Union and a guy from Opunake? On the one hand you have the potential to learn a lot, make...
6 Jun
A blog by Jordan Carter, Group Chief Executive 2018 is a year of very big change for the InternetNZ Group. At the end of March, InternetNZ merged with NZRS - the registry and operator for .nz domain...
5 Jun
5 June 2018 InternetNZ welcomes the announcement that two major telecommunications players are planning to unbundle New Zealand's Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) fibre network. Today Vodafone and Vocus...
31 May
InternetNZ has today released its submission to Parliament Justice Committee responding to a new Privacy Bill. The Government introduced the Privacy Bill in April this year to modernise our 25-year...
28 May
Written by Brent Carey (Domain Name Commissioner) and Jordan Carter (InternetNZ Chief Executive). By now New Zealanders’ inboxes will be overflowing with notices alerting them to the existence of the...
25 May
Guest post from staff of the Office of the Domain Name Commission.  Today is Geek Pride Day. And this year it just so happens to fall during New Zealand’s celebration of TechWeek – an annual...
23 May
While New Zealand is considered one of the most digitally advanced nations in the world, a significant minority of New Zealanders are being left behind and not benefitting from being online. We are...
21 May
Last week I went to RightsCon2018 in Toronto, Canada. I'm back, rested and un-jetlagged (mostly) so I figured I'd take some time to reflect on RightsCon. Firstly - some session reviews. Best session...
21 May
A blog post from Andrew Cushen, Outreach and Engagement Director at InternetNZ. The Internet research grant recipients for 2017/18 have now been confirmed. InternetNZ is excited to support the...