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September 2020

Telecommunications industry launches new 5G Facts website

16 Sep 2020

Consumer survey shows most New Zealanders aren’t confident in their knowledge of 5G and would like easier ways to find out the facts

Proposed approach to fibre regulation released

15 Sep 2020

The Commerce Commission has today released its first paper for fibre price-quality and information disclosure regulation. This paper sets out the proposed process and approach to regulating telecommunications companies that provide fibre access services in New Zealand.

New global rankings confirm world-class status of New Zealand’s mobile telecommunications sector

15 Sep 2020

New Zealand ranked 3rd in world in GSMA index, retaining top 3 ranking for sixth year in a row New Zealand has again been rated among the world’s best in the largest global survey of mobile networks and services.

August 2020

Broadband measurement report shows good internet performance for vast majority of New Zealanders

21 Aug 2020

The New Zealand Telecommunications Forum welcomes the latest broadband measurement report commissioned by the Commerce Commission, which shows the vast majority of New Zealanders continue to be well served by their internet providers.

COVID-19 experience highlights the importance of NZ’s world-class telecommunications networks

6 Aug 2020

The high quality of New Zealand’s telecommunications networks and services paid off during the COVID-19 lockdown and will underpin the post COVID-19 economic rebuild, the New Zealand Telecommunications Forum (TCF) said today.

June 2020

Telco industry warns of increase in scam calls

10 Jun 2020

The New Zealand Telecommunications Forum (TCF) is warning people to be aware of scam calls after a noticeable increase of Wangiri-type calls.

Feedback sought on draft review of Mobile Access Termination Service (MTAS)

10 Jun 2020

The Commerce Commission is seeking feedback on its draft review findings that the Mobile Access Termination Service (MTAS) should remain regulated.

May 2020

Independent tests show NZ’s broadband performed well during COVID-19 lockdown

21 May 2020

The Commerce Commission’s latest Measuring Broadband New Zealand report shows that on average, copper and fibre broadband connections experienced no significant decrease in download speeds during lockdown, despite unprecedented demand on broadband networks.

Commerce Commission is seeking feedback on draft copper withdrawal code

20 May 2020

The Commerce Commission is seeking feedback on its draft ‘copper withdrawal code’.

Mobile operators warn arson attempts on cell sites may impact phone and internet connectivity

15 May 2020

Following a spate of suspected arson attempts around New Zealand, including a concentration of attacks in South Auckland, the New Zealand Telecommunications Forum (TCF) supports the country’s three mobile operators Vodafone, Spark and 2degrees in urging community members to report any suspicious activity near cell sites.

Last Modified On Friday, 30 September 2016