Terms & Conditions

When you subscribe to a NZME Newspaper we aim to give you the best service possible. Here is a list of the subscriber terms and conditions for your information.



Print Subscription Terms and Conditions

Digital Subscription Terms and Conditions

In-App Digital Subscription Terms and Conditions

Group Subscription Terms and Conditions

Corporate Subscription Terms and Conditions

Gift Subscription Terms and Conditions

School Digital access Terms and Conditions and FAQ's

 

 

NZ Herald in-paper offers
NZ Herald email offers
Regional in-paper offers
Regional email offers

NZ Herald Promotions

6-day or 7-day subscriber:  a 6-day or 7-day subscriber is defined as a subscriber who receives an NZME publication Mon – Sat each week (6-day) or Mon – Sun each week (7-day).
6-day and 7-day prices: 6-day rate for The NZ Herald is $19.00 and 7-day rate is $20.80.
Subscriptions are only available in NZH home delivery areas.
The gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after signing up provided that first full payment is received.
Promotional and goodwill gifts: Each individual or household is eligible for no more than one subscription-related promotional or goodwill gift over their lifetime. NZME reserve the right to substitute advertised gift with an equivalent product, stocks are strictly limited.

 
NZ Herald Premium & Weekend Herald Newspaper Email Offer
Offer valid until Thursday 17 June, 2021 and only available for new NZ Herald Premium subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive free Weekend Herald delivered every Saturday (excluding non-publishing days) for as long as you remain a paying Premium subscriber.
Weekend Herald deliveries are conditional on delivery address being within newspaper delivery boundaries.
For the NZ Herald Premium & Weekend Herald offer, you will be charged $5 per week which will be billed monthly.
If you are outside the delivery area and choose the Premium only offer, you will be billed $1.50 per week for the first 12 weeks then $5 per week billed every four weeks. 
The subscription automatically renews.
 
 


NZ Herald in-paper offers

6-day or 7-day subscriber:  a 6-day or 7-day subscriber is defined as a subscriber who receives an NZME publication Mon – Sat each week (6-day) or Mon – Sun each week (7-day).
6-day and 7-day prices: 6-day rate for The NZ Herald is $19.00 and 7-day rate is $20.80.
Subscriptions are only available in NZH home delivery areas.
The gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after signing up provided that first full payment is received.
Promotional and goodwill gifts: Each individual or household is eligible for no more than one subscription-related promotional or goodwill gift over their lifetime. NZME reserve the right to substitute advertised gift with an equivalent product, stocks are strictly limited.

 

$150 Prezzy® Card subscription offer
Offer valid until Wednesday 30 June, 2021 and only available for new 6 or 7 day subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive a $150 Prezzy® Card.
One free gift per new subscription. Gift card will be delivered 3-4 weeks after first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
For Prezzy® Card terms and conditions visit www.prezzycard.co.nz/terms-conditions/
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them. The gift will be delivered after first full payment received.
 
 
Crock-Pot® Express Crock Multi-Cooker offer
Offer valid until Monday 31 May, 2021 and only available for new 6 or 7 day subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive a Crock-Pot® Express Crock Multi-Cooker, worth $259.99 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. Gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
Black + Decker Stick Vacuum offer
Offer valid until Sunday 2 May, 2021 and only available for new 6 or 7 day subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive a Black + Decker 18V 4in1 Cordless POWERSERIES Extreme™ Vacuum Cleaner, worth $329 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. Gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
Sunbeam Wok offer
Offer valid until Wednesday 31 March, 2021 and only available for new 6 or 7 day subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive a Sunbeam Professional Non-stick Wok (7.5L), worth $259.99 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. Gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
Sunbeam Tower Fan offer
Offer valid until Sunday 28 February, 2021 and only available for new 6 or 7 day subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive a Sunbeam Super Slim Tower Fan, worth $219.99 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. Gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
 
Viva Magazine Annual Subscription Offer
Subscriptions for issue 4 are currently available, this issue goes on sale on 31 May.   
The first 50 subscribers to subscribe from 31st May will receive a Biologi - Bf Restore Face & Body Serum 20ml as our free gift to you.  Quantities are strictly limited and promotion will end once supply has been allocated.
You will be charged $35 for 4 issues which are published quarterly.
Payment is non-refundable; if you cancel your subscription you will receive any remaining issues until the end of the annual subscription.  You can choose to continue receiving the magazine or you can nominate someone else to receive any remaining issues.
Valid for delivery to NZ addresses only.
For international pricing please contact us directly.
 

 

NZ Herald email offers

 

Hampton & Mason 6-piece copper cookware set subscription offer
Offer valid until Friday 28 May, 2021.
Each new 7 day subscriber will receive a Hampton & Mason 6-piece copper cookware set worth $299.99. Set includes 2 frypans, 2 saucepans with lid, casserole with lid and stainless steel steamer insert, all with a ceramic copper coloured non-stick surface both inside and out.
One free gift per new subscription.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them. The gift will be delivered after first full payment received.
 
 
Hampton & Mason 6-piece copper cookware set rural subscription offer
Offer valid until Friday 28 May, 2021.
Each new 6 day subscriber will receive a Hampton & Mason 6-piece copper cookware set worth $299.99. Set includes 2 frypans, 2 saucepans with lid, casserole with lid and stainless steel steamer insert, all with a ceramic copper coloured non-stick surface both inside and out.
One free gift per new subscription.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them. The gift will be delivered after first full payment received.
 
 
$100 New World gift card offer
Offer valid until Monday 26 April, 2021.
Each new 7 day subscriber will receive a $100 New World gift card.
One free gift per new subscription. The gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after signing up provided that first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
For New World gift card terms and conditions visit www.newworld.co.nz/shop/gift-cards
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
$100 New World gift card rural offer
Offer valid until Monday 26 April, 2021.
Each new 6 day rural subscriber will receive a $100 New World gift card.
One free gift per new subscription. The gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after signing up provided that first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
For New World gift card terms and conditions visit www.newworld.co.nz/shop/gift-cards
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
 
Maxwell & Williams choice of gift (12-piece dinner set or 16-piece cutlery set) offer
Offer valid until Sunday 28 March 2021.
Each new 7 day subscriber will receive their chosen gift from the 2 given options - Maxwell & Williams 12-piece dinner set worth $169.99 (RRP) or  Maxwell & Williams 16-piece cutlery set worth $159.99 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. The gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after signing up provided that first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
 
Maxwell & Williams choice of gift (12-piece dinner set or 16-piece cutlery set) rural subscriber offer
Offer valid until Sunday 28 March 2021.
Each new 6 day rural subscriber will receive their chosen gift from the 2 given options - Maxwell & Williams 12-piece dinner set worth $169.99 (RRP) or  Maxwell & Williams 16-piece cutlery set worth $159.99 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. The gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after signing up provided that first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
$100 Prezzy® card offer
Offer valid until Sunday 28 February 2021.
Each new 7 day subscriber will receive a $100 Prezzy® card.
One free gift per new subscription. The gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after signing up provided that first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
For Prezzy® card terms and conditions visit www.prezzycard.co.nz/terms-conditions/
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 

$100 Prezzy® card rural offer
Offer valid until Sunday 28 February 2021.
Each new 6 day rural subscriber will receive a $100 Prezzy® card.
One free gift per new subscription. The gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after signing up provided that first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
For Prezzy® card terms and conditions visit www.prezzycard.co.nz/terms-conditions/
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
Breville Mini Wizz™ Food Processor offer
Offer valid until Sunday 31 January, 2021 and only available for new 7 day subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive a Breville Mini Wizz™ Food Processor offer, worth $139.99 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. Gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
Breville Mini Wizz™ Food Processor rural subscriber offer
Offer valid until Sunday 31 January, 2021 and only available for 6 day rural subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive a Breville Mini Wizz™ Food Processor offer, worth $139.99 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. Gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZ Herald delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
 
 
Viva Magazine Annual Subscription Offer
To receive the next issue of Viva Magazine you need to sign up to this offer before 26 November 2020.  If you subscribe after this date your annual subscription will include the next 4 issues published.  
You will be charged $35 for 4 issues which are published quarterly.
Payment is non-refundable; if you cancel your subscription you will receive any remaining issues until the end of the annual subscription.  You can choose to continue receiving the magazine or you can nominate someone else to receive any remaining issues.
Valid for delivery to NZ addresses only.
For international pricing please contact us directly.
 

 

Regional promotions

6-day rates:
Bay of Plenty Times - $13.80
Hawke’s Bay Today - $13.80
The Northern Advocate - $12.40
Rotorua Daily Post - $11.20
Whanganui Chronicle - $12.40


Subscriptions are only available in NZME home delivery areas.
The gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after signing up provided that first full payment is received.
Promotional and goodwill gifts: Each individual or household is eligible for no more than one subscription-related promotional or goodwill gift over their lifetime.
NZME reserve the right to substitute advertised gift with an equivalent product, stocks are strictly limited.

 


Regional in-paper offer

 

$100 Prezzy® Card subscription offer
Offer valid until Wednesday 30 June, 2021 and only available for new 6 day subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive a $100 Prezzy® Card.
One free gift per new subscription. Gift card will be delivered 3-4 weeks after first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZME delivery areas.
For Prezzy® Card terms and conditions visit www.prezzycard.co.nz/terms-conditions/
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them. The gift will be delivered after first full payment received.
 
 
Crock-Pot® Express Crock Multi-Cooker offer
Offer valid until Monday 31 May, 2021 and only available for new 6 day subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive a Crock-Pot® Express Crock Multi-Cooker, worth $259.99 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. Gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZME delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
 
Black + Decker Stick Vacuum offer
Offer valid until Sunday 2 May, 2021 and only available for new 6 day subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive a Black + Decker 18V 4in1 Cordless POWERSERIES Extreme™ Vacuum Cleaner, worth $329 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. Gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZME delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
Sunbeam Wok offer
Offer valid until Wednesday 31 March, 2021 and only available for new 6 day subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive a Sunbeam Professional Non-stick Wok (7.5L), worth $259.99 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. Gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZME delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
Sunbeam Tower Fan offer
Offer valid until Sunday 28 February, 2021 and only available for new 6 day subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive a Sunbeam Super Slim Tower Fan, worth $219.99 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. Gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZME delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
 

Regional email offers

 
Hampton & Mason 6-piece copper cookware set subscription offer
Offer valid until Friday 28 May, 2021.
Each new 6 day subscriber will receive a Hampton & Mason 6-piece copper cookware set worth $299.99. Set includes 2 frypans, 2 saucepans with lid, casserole with lid and stainless steel steamer insert, all with a ceramic copper coloured non-stick surface both inside and out.
One free gift per new subscription.
Subscriptions are only available in NZME delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them. The gift will be delivered after first full payment received.
 
 
Choice of gift (RIEDEL Wine Glass & Decanter Set, Sunbeam Stick Mixer, or $50 New World Gift Card) offer
Offer valid until Monday 26 April, 2021.
Each new 6 day subscriber will receive their chosen gift from the 3 given options - RIEDEL Wine Glass & Decanter Set worth $179.90 (RRP), Sunbeam Stick Mixer worth $169.99 (RRP) or $50 New World Gift Card.
One free gift per new subscription. The gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after signing up provided that first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZME delivery areas.
For New World gift card terms and conditions visit www.newworld.co.nz/shop/gift-cards
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
 
Maxwell & Williams choice of gift (12-piece dinner set or 16-piece cutlery set) offer
Offer valid until Sunday 28 March 2021.
Each new 6 day subscriber will receive their chosen gift from the 2 given options - Maxwell & Williams 12-piece dinner set worth $169.99 (RRP) or  Maxwell & Williams 16-piece cutlery set worth $159.99 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. The gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after signing up provided that first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZME delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
 
Choice of gift (Igloo Chilly Bin, Breville Coffee Maker, or JBL Flip 5 Speaker) offer
Offer valid until Sunday 28 February, 2021.
Each new 6 day subscriber will receive their chosen gift from the 3 given options - Igloo Chilly Bin worth $269.99 (RRP), Breville Coffee Maker worth $159.99 (RRP) or JBL Flip 5 Speaker $179.95 (RRP)
One free gift per new subscription. The gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after signing up provided that first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZME delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
Breville Mini Wizz™ Food Processor offer
Offer valid until Sunday 31 January, 2021 and only available for new 6 day subscribers.
Each new subscriber will receive a Breville Mini Wizz™ Food Processor offer, worth $139.99 (RRP).
One free gift per new subscription. Gift will be delivered 3-4 weeks after first full payment is received.
Subscriptions are only available in NZME delivery areas.
Minimum subscription term to qualify for the free gift is 4-months (16 weeks). If cancelling your newspaper subscription prior to the 4-month term, you will be required to pay up until the end of the 4-months, at the rate you purchased the subscription. You can choose to continue receiving the newspaper until the end of the 4-months, or you can nominate someone else to receive them.
 
 
 
 
 

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