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TUANZ welcomes next steps in Telco Review

Friday, 10 February 2017, 10:04 am | TUANZ

TUANZ welcomes today’s release of the latest option paper on the current review of the Telecommunications Act and the opportunity to continue to provide the users voice on the proposed changes. More >>

TUANZ welcomes the future extension of fibre availability

Thursday, 26 January 2017, 11:06 am | TUANZ

TUANZ welcomes today’s long awaited announcement around the extension of the Ultra-Fast Broadband programme beyond the current 75% of population coverage. More >>

Motu report misses the point, says TUANZ

Thursday, 15 December 2016, 3:04 pm | TUANZ

The recent report into the impact of broadband on productivity gains produced by researchers Motu misses the point, says TUANZ. More >>

TUANZ welcomes additional Land Access initiative

Friday, 4 November 2016, 11:21 am | TUANZ

TUANZ welcomes the Commerce Select Committee’s decision to include in the Telecommunications (Property Access and Other Matters) Amendment Bill the proposals put forward on using existing rural electricity infrastructure to roll out fibre further. More >>

TUANZ Chair welcomes three new board members

Friday, 5 August 2016, 11:05 am | TUANZ

At last night's Annual General Meeting, TUANZ Chair Pat O’Connell welcomed three new members to the TUANZ board, saying that their election will bring energy and ambition to the help continue to execute the organisation’s strategic direction. More >>

TUANZ welcome Telecommunications review options paper

Tuesday, 12 July 2016, 1:34 pm | TUANZ

The telecommunications review options paper released today by Communications Minister Amy Adams provided some welcome detail, but failed to address a number of issues important to end users, says TUANZ CEO Craig You More >>

Continued investment required to connect rural NZ

Wednesday, 11 May 2016, 10:03 am | TUANZ

TUANZ is calling on the telecommunications industry and government to continue to increase investment in rural connectivity. More >>

TUANZ cautiously welcomes communications regulation review

Thursday, 14 April 2016, 9:53 am | TUANZ

TUANZ cautiously welcomes the Government’s announcements today on some key decisions for the future of telecommunications regulation in New Zealand. More >>

TUANZ symposium connecting rural New Zealand

Monday, 4 April 2016, 11:19 am | TUANZ

The TUANZ Rural Connectivity Symposium is back for 2016, on 28th April at the Westpac Stadium in Wellington. More >>

Easier install access an important step for UFB rollout

Tuesday, 23 February 2016, 10:16 am | TUANZ

The Government’s announcement of streamlined consenting rules for installing Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) is an excellent step towards getting all New Zealanders connected. More >>

Now’s good to check your internet service

Tuesday, 16 February 2016, 3:09 pm | TUANZ

With the latest government figures showing that Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB), and Rural Broadband (RBI) connections continue to increase, it’s time for users to start reviewing their Internet services to make sure they’re getting the best speeds, ... More >>

Copper pricing decision puts NZ out of step

Tuesday, 15 December 2015, 11:51 am | TUANZ

TUANZ warns that the final copper pricing decision puts NZ out of step with rest of world More >>

TUANZ Submits on Telco Act Review

Wednesday, 4 November 2015, 10:07 am | TUANZ

TUANZ (The Telecommunications Users Association of New Zealand) yesterday submitted its response to the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment’s discussion paper: Regulating communications for the future – Review of the Telecommunications ... More >>

TUANZ welcomes Government's new Rural Connectivity Target

Tuesday, 6 October 2015, 4:02 pm | TUANZ

TUANZ has today welcomed the Government's announcement from the Minister of Communications, Hon. Amy Adams of a new target for Rural Connectivity of 50Mbps for 99% of the New Zealanders by 2025. Over many years TUANZ has consistently stated that that the availability ... More >>

Refreshed TUANZ board sets out on a new direction

Friday, 2 October 2015, 10:51 am | TUANZ

TUANZ Chair Pat O’Connell has welcomed six new members to the TUANZ board, saying that their election will bring energy and ambition to the help execute the organisation’s new strategic direction. More >>

TUANZ to lead New Zealand business into new age

Friday, 2 October 2015, 10:49 am | TUANZ

Building on 30 years of representing telecommunications users, TUANZ is setting out in a new strategic direction to ensure New Zealanders can make the most of the digitally connected world. More >>

TUANZ launches NextGen Leadership Programme

Monday, 7 September 2015, 10:07 am | TUANZ

TUANZ has today announced the launch of its NextGen leadership programme, which will focus on building a community of the next generation of leaders across its membership organisations. More >>

TUANZ welcomes discussion papers around Convergence

Thursday, 27 August 2015, 9:33 am | TUANZ

TUANZ (The Telecommunications Users Association of New Zealand) today welcomed the Government's release of two papers in relation to the increasing convergence within the communications sector. TUANZ has raised the issues around the rapidly developing ... More >>

TUANZ releases Issues Paper for Telco Review

Monday, 10 August 2015, 9:05 am | TUANZ

TUANZ (The Telecommunications Users Association of New Zealand) has today published on its website a paper which lists the issues it suggests should be covered in the upcoming review of the Telecommunications Act by the Ministry of Business, Innovation ... More >>

TUANZ submits response to proposed UFB and RBI extensions

Friday, 3 July 2015, 10:46 am | TUANZ

TUANZ has today submitted a response to the Government on the proposed UFB2, RBI2 and Mobile Blackspots programme. Over many years TUANZ has consistently stated that that the availability of good quality high speed connectivity in all parts of New ... More >>