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.

Latest News

Finalists announced – 2024 Voyager Media Awards

108 finalists across 36 awards have been selected in the 51st annual New Zealand Media Awards by more than 60 judges.

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NZ Post decision another blow to NZ media

The News Publishers' Association is deeply disappointed in the decision by NZ Post to cancel rural deliveries on Saturdays. It is another blow to New Zealand media in very challenging market conditions.

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The loss of Newshub is a loss for us all in journalism

Mark down 28 February, 2024, as a very bad day for New Zealand journalism, the day we learned that Newshub – the newsroom that delivers the 6pm bulletin on TV3, AM at breakfast and a plethora of other news programmes, as well as its news website – is to close.

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