skip to main content
Close Icon

In order to deliver a personalized, responsive service and to improve the site, we remember and store information about how you use it. This is done using simple text files called cookies which sit on your computer. By continuing to use this site and access its features, you are consenting to our use of cookies. To find out more about the way Informa uses cookies please go to our Cookie Policy page.

Global Search Configuration


This is an update of New Zealand's telecoms market, covering mobile and fixed broadband market trends and regulation. It includes service provider performance, multiplay services and bundling, and operator initiatives.


  • Mobile users are quickly upgrading from GSM to WCDMA and LTE, although overall growth is limited. At end-2Q16, LTE had a market share of 35.6%.
  • The country’s Ultra-Fast Broadband program is accelerating the upgrade of fixed broadband to fiber.
  • The traditional TV business is facing the impact of new internet streaming services such as Netflix.

Features and Benefits

  • Evaluates the telecoms technology migration progress.
  • Provides an outlook on the country's TV business.

Key questions answered

  • What are the key trends in New Zealand's telecoms market?
  • What have operators done to deal with the new entrants in TV?
  • What are the challenges that mobile operators are facing?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: New Zealand Update, February 2017

Recommended Articles


Have any questions? Speak to a Specialist

Europe, Middle East & Africa team - +44 (0) 207 017 7700

Asia-Pacific team - +61 (0)3 960 16700

US team - +1 646 957 8878

+44 (0) 207 551 9047 - Operational from 09.00 - 17.00 UK time

You can also contact your named/allocated Client Services Executive using their direct dial.
PR enquiries - Call us at +44 7770704398 or email us at

Contact marketing -

Already an Ovum client? Login to the Knowledge Center now