Compare 11 best Broadband Providers in New Zealand
MyRepublic Broadband Provider

MyRepublic is the New Zealand's first fibre broadband only Internet Service Provider (ISP). Their plans are truly unlimited and they're ready to unleash the potential of their fibre broadband network from Whangarei up north to Invercargill down in south. MyRepublic believes in delivering an awesome internet experience for all kiwis at mass market prices. All this with no lag, no limits and no holding back.

Beyond ultra-fast internet access, MyRepublic's Pure, Gamer and Business fibre broadband plans provide a customised, enhanced level of service that goes far beyond what is possible on older technologies such as ADSL, VDSL or Cable.

MyRepublic started in Singapore in 2011, where they shifted the ISP landscape dramatically and now they plan to do the same here. MyRepublic is committed to delivering the benefits of the UFB for all kiwis.

2degrees Broadband Provider

Two Degrees Mobile Limited (as they are officially known) is New Zealand's newest full service telecommunications provider. 2degrees launched in 2009, significantly lowering the cost of mobile for Kiwis, but they've actually been around a little while longer.

Back in the 90s a visionary group of Maori challenged the crown through the Treaty of Waitangi and won the rights to 3G spectrum. Despite financial and regulatory adversity a Maori Trust (Hautaki) was established with the challenge of launching New Zealand's third mobile network.

Since then, they've been busy. 2degrees have the backing of a unique partnership of international and Kiwi investors that have enabled them to build a brand new mobile network, helping them to cover 97% of the places Kiwis live and work. In March 2015 2degrees also acquired NZ's fourth largest ISP, and now offer broadband services as well as mobile to Kiwis across the country.

Flip Broadband Provider

Flip Broadband is one of the new breed of NZ broadband providers. Flip Broadband say that they do the same thing differently giving you cheap and reliable broadband plans whilst looking to keep the other NZ broadband providers on their toes.

Flip Broadband provide only a few different broadband plans as they like to keep things simple.

Flip Broadband don't yet offer Flip Ultrafast Fibre Broadband but they do have different broadband plans with different data limits and variable speeds. Flip offer all different types of broadband connection, Flip Fast Broadband or Flip Very Fast Broadband - even the broadband plan names are simple at Flip internet.

Slingshot Broadband Provider

Since launching in 1996, Slingshot has been on a mission to challenge the telco industry and fight to give Kiwi families better value internet, backed by awesome service.

Slingshot knows how important it is to be connected online, but also knows that getting there can be a little confusing and often more trouble than it needs to be. They've worked hard to make Slingshot simple, affordable and stress-free - because they know you've got more important things spend your time on than fiddling round with your internet.

Slingshot are committed to making broadband easy, simple to use, and suitable for the whole household - whether they're madly streaming programmes, gaming up a storm, or just hammering TradeMe.

Slingshot have a range of different Slingshot broadband plans available - Fibre, ADSL & VDSL. Some Slingshot broadband plans include a home phone line whilst other broadband plans are like Slingshot Naked Broadband and don't have a home telephone line.

Spark Broadband Provider

Spark Broadband is one of the biggest broadband providers in New Zealand.

Spark has a range of different Spark broadband plans available including some plans for Spark Ultrafast Fibre Broadband and Spark broadband packages with different data limits and variable speeds.

Spark offers all types of broadband connection, Spark Fibre, Spark VDSL and Spark ADSL dependant on what is available in your broadband region.

Spark offers BYO Spark Modem packages and also has the option of a landline and can package Spark Mobile with your Spark Broadband. Spark customer service is available 24/7 for any Spark broadband problems you may encounter.

Spark often offers Spark promo codes or Spark discount offers for new customers so be sure to compare all Spark broadband plans on glimp to find the best Spark broadband deal available.

Vodafone Broadband Provider

Vodafone Broadband is one of the biggest broadband providers in New Zealand.

Vodafone has a range of different Vodafone broadband plans available including some plans for Vodafone Ultrafast Fibre Broadband and Vodafone broadband packages with different data limits and variable speeds.

Vodafone offers all types of broadband connection: Vodafone Fibre, Vodafone VDSL and Vodafone ADSL dependant on what is available in your broadband region.

Vodafone Standard Broadband is a what they describe as a fast reliable ADSL broadband throughout New Zealand whilst Vodafone VDSL Broadband is 3x faster than standard Vodafone ADSL broadband.

The other Vodafone broadband connection that they have available is Vodafone Ultra Fast Broadband which has speeds of up to 200Mbps, although this is only available in parts of New Zealand where the Ultra Fast Fibre broadband network has been completed. You can use glimp to see if Vodafone Fibre Broadband is available at your address.

Compass Broadband Provider

Compass Communications is a 100% kiwi owned independent internet and telecommunications service provider. Compass began providing fax broadcast services to business customers back in 1995 and now, Compass is the longest-standing competitor to Spark in the New Zealand telecoms and broadband market.

Compass Broadband provide a variety of different broadband options including Compass naked broadband and Compass unlimited broadband. Compass also provide home telephone line rental and Compass telephone calling as well as Compass mobile services to households.

Although not the biggest Internet Service Provider in New Zealand, Compass Broadband is big enough to make a difference whilst still being perfectly placed to understand the challenges facing New Zealand homes and businesses when it comes to connecting and using Broadband.

Orcon Broadband Provider

Orcon's cause is to bring First World Internet to New Zealand. Orcon wants to offer the world's best broadband experience right here.

Orcon knows innovation is a key to this so continually push the boundaries to deliver the latest and greatest stuff to New Zealanders. They were first to unbundle the local loop, led the way with Ultra-Fast Broadband and let Kiwis do more with their broadband.

Orcon is proud of their ability to innovate, and is always fighting to do better. They are New Zealand operated, and our team is filled with people who love the internet, and are knowledgeable and helpful. Orcon is small enough to care, big enough to make a difference. They are all about the internet.

Trustpower Broadband Provider

Although initially a power company, Trustpower now offer Trustpower Broadband and are becoming one of the major broadband providers in New Zealand. Trustpower offer some fantastic Trustpower broadband offers and Trustpower broadband discounts for new Trustpower customers.

Trustpower mostly bundle their Trustpower Broadband offering with their Trustpower power and gas. They have a couple of Trustpower Broadband only plans but to get the best value it is worth investigating Trustpower bundle pricing. Trustpower broadband plans are simple to select, compare and choose from.

Trustpower give you the best broadband connection that is available at your home, so that could be Trustpower fibre, Trustpower VDSL or Trustpower ADSL.

Bigpipe Broadband Provider

Bigpipe means fast, unlimited broadband internet in a variety of flavors starting with cheaper, accessible ADSL, to faster VDSL, and all the way through ultra-fast fibre broadband. No data caps, no throttling, no contracts, and great online service. So if you're after naked broadband internet with no data caps and no contract - get Bigpipe. It's internet the way it should be.

At Bigpipe, they won't try to sell you a landline that you don't want or need. Some other internet providers only sell bundled packages, but they're just a broadband provider and they do their broadband naked and unlimited, the way it should be.

Stuff Fibre Broadband Provider

We believe that Kiwis deserve a better, simpler internet experience.

Fibre is the future we’ve been waiting for and it’s all that we offer. Starting at 100mbps or faster, we’re not just here to give you the best connection – we’re here to help you get the most out of all the amazing possibilities that fibre has to give.

Turns out that we’re not the only ones that think Kiwis deserve a better deal – the good folks at Stuff.co.nz think so too. Stuff has championed for the good of New Zealanders from the moment it was launched 16 years ago. Together we’re untangling the web. Stuff Fibre delivers lightning fast speeds, unlimited data, no fixed-term contracts, local customer service who put you first and a gigabit router for better performance. We’re committed to bringing Kiwis a better, simpler internet experience.