IT, Communications and Broadband
Information and communications technologies enhance innovation and productivity across the economy. To realise this potential, we work to ensure that telecommunications markets operate efficiently, and the commerce and ICT infrastructure is well developed.
We are responsible for maintaining a robust regulatory environment for the information and communications technology (ICT) sector.
This section provides an overview of government-related broadband and mobile programmes.
New Zealand's postal market was opened to full competition in 1998. We are responsible for laws and regulations relating to postal services.
We advise government on the allocation of New Zealand's radio spectrum and administer the Radiocommunications Act 1989.