News and events



2 Sep
Copyright law affects what Kiwis can access and share online. What do you want from copyright law? Today we put out a video about shopping - about the options New Zealanders have to buy things they...
2 Sep
InternetNZ today released a video comparing geoblocking of New Zealanders to passport control at a supermarket checkout. This release coincides with this week's switching off of the Global Mode...
1 Sep
InternetNZ is pleased to see that the Government is pressing on with its commitment to connect more New Zealanders to UltraFast Broadband (UFB) Fibre networks, with today's opening of bids for fibre...
27 Aug
27 August Auckland’s St Matthew-in-the-City was a fitting venue to host the 2015 Australia & New Zealand Internet Awards (ANZIA) ceremony last night. Both the venue and the ANZIAs encourage...
27 Aug
InternetNZ welcomes the Government's Digital Convergence Green Paper, released today, identifying a range of policy and legislative issues relating to the Internet in New Zealand. InternetNZ Chief...
18 Aug
InternetNZ has expressed concerns about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations. Based on what we have seen from leaked texts, we are concerned about the process, and we are concerned about...
18 Aug
18 August 2015 InternetNZ has responded to news out yesterday that the Government will release a discussion document on how GST should be applied to offshore purchases of goods and services. "As a...
12 Aug
12 August 2015 InternetNZ says today's protest actions on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) draws valid attention to concerns regarding the secrecy surrounding the deal. "The Internet...
7 Aug
TPP: Copyright Enforcement, TPMs, and NZ's future Our last blog post set out our position on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) - that we are concerned about the lack of transparency, and that we...
3 Aug
InternetNZ welcomes the announcement by Communications Minister Amy Adams today that  six New Zealand companies have been selected as finalists in this year’s World Summit Awards.   These awards,...