Consumers’ Institute of New Zealand Inc



Postal Address
Private Bag 6996
Marion Square
Wellington 6141

0800 266 786

04 385 8752 or 0800 266 766



Up-to-date expert test results and research on a wide range of products and services
Deals from Consumer Trusted businesses offering ongoing savings
Advisers to assist with any consumer-related problems
Independent, not-for-profit supporting Kiwis for over 50 years
New Zealand’s most trusted source of consumer advice

POWERSWITCH is a free independent service provided by the Consumers’ Institute and Citizens Advice Bureaux, with the support of the Ministry of Consumer Affairs. There are three ways to access information to compare what you’re paying against other prices offered in the market: 1. By the Internet – visit Powerswitch at 2. By ‘phone – ring your local Citizens Advice Bureau, or call 0800 FOR CAB (0800 367 222) 3. In person – call in to your nearest Citizens Advice Bureau. They are listed in the White Pages. Have your latest power account with you to enable details to be entered for a comparison.
The CONSUMER MAGAZINE publishes results of tests and trials with regard to goods and services.


Energy, Power Bills