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New Zealand consults on protections for users who rely on home phones to contact emergency service

Wednesday 11 March 2020 | 10:59 CET | News
New Zealand's Commerce Commission is seeking feedback on a code to protect consumers who are at particular risk of needing to contact emergency services and only have access to a home phone to do so. The 111 contact code has been drafted to support home phone customers who may be unable to call 111 in a power cut, due to New Zealand's transition to new home phone networks like fibre and fixed wireless.

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