Informing consumers about the costs of roaming services and alternative services available for roaming
What it is
The International Mobile Roaming (IMR) Code sets out minimum consumer information standards for outbound IMR and details initiatives to improve transparency of IMR prices and how to use IMR services.
The purpose of the code is to ensure consumers are more informed about the costs of using roaming services and information about other alternative services available to them, to enable consumers to better manage their overall costs whilst roaming.
Who it applies to
New Zealand mobile phone network operators who choose to sign-up to the code.
Who it affects
Consumers who want to use mobile roaming whilst travelling overseas.
Document type: Self-regulated code
Document version: 2nd edition. May 2014.