The New Zealand Media Council is an independent forum for resolving complaints about the following
The Media Council is a self-regulatory body funded by industry; there is no cost to lodge a complaint. All complaints must have been taken to the originator of the material in the first instance and may only be brought to the Media Council if the complaint remains unresolved.
Complaints about advertising should be directed to the Advertising Standards Authority.
The Media Council (established as the Press Council in 1972) also lobbies on Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the Media issues.
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