News and events


12 Sep
In July this year, InternetNZ released our Election '14 and the Internet document, outlining seven key Internet issues for focus and discussion during this year's election and over the next three...
8 Sep
Recently, I had the pleasure of being able to attend the Australia and New Zealand Internet Awards (the ANZIAs) and the Australian Internet Governance Forum meetings. These events are handy points...
8 Sep
InternetNZ  isn't surprised by the Court of Appeal's decision in rejecting Chorus' attempts to overrule the High Court. As is its right, Chorus sought leave to appeal the High Court's ruling on the...
4 Sep
InternetNZ is pleased to see the Government is investing further in the roll-out of the Ultra Fast Broadband network, now making plans for it to be rolled out to 80 per cent of the country, rather...
1 Sep
This coming week sees the ninth meeting of the United Nations Internet Governance Forum, a bells-and-whistles gathering of the global Internet community. The purpose of the IGF is to bring together...
27 Aug
On Monday night at the InternetNZ co-sponsored Australia and New Zealand Internet Awards, the Department of Internal Affairs and NZ Post's RealME online authentication service won the award for...
26 Aug
InternetNZ welcomes National's proposal to make $100 million available as a contestable fund to further extend the Rural Broadband Initiative. Chief Executive Jordan Carter welcomed the proposed...
22 Aug
InternetNZ is pleased to announce Joy Liddicoat has been elected as Vice President. The Internet authority recently held a by-election to fill the vacancy left by the election of Jamie Baddeley to...
20 Aug
Right now I'm in South East Asia, not staying at a 5-star hotel but a very modest 3-star.  There is a peep-hole in the door which isn't unusual, but it's largely superfluous as the 6 inch crack in...
18 Aug
15 October 2014 InternetNZ is pleased to see the debate about online voting gathering steam and is happy with the progress noted in the Online Voting Working Party’s report in recent weeks....