Why join Consumer?

Consumer NZ is dedicated to getting you a fair deal.

We’re the only New Zealand non-profit to independently put the products and services you want to buy to the test. So you can choose with confidence.

Memberships start from just $9.95 a month.

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Bad Taste Food Awards are back

We're sick of food manufacturers making their products look healthier than they are. If you can think of a product that isn't as healthy as its packaging makes out, nominate it now.

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Our campaigns

We’re campaigning to end expiry dates on gift cards, prevent unwanted door-to-door salespeople, stop unfair contract terms and more. Learn more about these campaigns and get involved.

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Product recalls

We keep an eye on what products are being recalled in New Zealand and keep a list of them all so you know what to do if you're affected.

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Who can you trust?

Consumer has been testing products for more than 50 years. Now we’re testing businesses as well.

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Could you be saving on power?

Consumer Powerswitch lets you check if you could save money on electricity and gas. Just enter your details into the calculator to find the cheapest energy deals.

Compare power prices

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Compare broadband plans

Find out if you're on the cheapest broadband plan with our new website, Consumer Broadband Compare. It features over 1800 plans, including fibre and rural broadband, from more than 60 providers. Using it is as easy as entering your address.

See if you can save