The News Publishers’ Association champions the news media industry of New Zealand by:

  • Promoting the power of news media as a highly effective, quality advertising medium.
  • Representing members’ interests in areas such as government affairs, media regulation and public funding of journalism.
  • Managing Aotearoa’s national media awards programme.

News Publishers' Association Members

Latest News

Publication changes

Stuff have announced the arrival of their newest publication Waikato Local, which has commenced publishing from 3 July 2024 and will consolidate and replace the South Waikato News, Piako Post, and Matamata Chronicle.

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NPA welcomes progress of news bargaining Bill

The News Publishers' Association welcomes the decision by the Minister for Media and Communications, Paul Goldsmith, to proceed with the Fair Digital News Bargaining Bill.

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Local news is a core part of New Zealand daily life

New research shows that news is a fundamental part of daily life in New Zealand, the work of local journalists is trusted by 80% of the population and it adds value to search and social media.

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