Welcome to Your Thoughts, an online panel where you can have your say.


We publish New Zealand’s biggest daily newspaper, The New Zealand Herald, have one of the country’s most popular websites, nzherald.co.nz, own 6 regional newspapers as well as some of the most listened to radio stations such as ZM, Radio Hauraki and the newly launched online station iHeartRadio.


By agreeing to be part of Your Thoughts, you will be able to tell us what you think of your newspapers, magazines or radio stations, helping us to make them the very best that they can be.


As a panel member, from time to time, you will be emailed invitations to take part in our online surveys covering a wide range of interesting topics and issues. We will be asking you directly what you like and what you want.


Any information that you share is held in the strictest confidence, of course, and all results are aggregated so as not to single out any individuals.


And you will be rewarded for your feedback. Every time you complete a survey you will be in with a chance to win. Simply click on the ‘register now’ button below to complete a quick registration survey and join the Your Thoughts Online Opinion Panel.








The panel is independently run by leading market research company, The Nielsen Company. The surveys are easy to follow and include an email address and phone number that you can use to ask questions at any time.


You can remove yourself from the panel at any time and all responses are completely confidential.


Your answers will be combined with those of all the respondents. There will be nothing in the results that could identify you. This is purely market research and there is no selling involved. No personal information is passed on to third parties.





To be eligible for the panel you must:

  • Be aged 15 years or over
  • Have an email address that can be checked on a regular basis


And do one of the following:

  • Read our Newspapers at least once a fortnight
  • Read our Magazines at least once a month
  • Visit our website at least once a week
  • Listen to the radio in the last 7 days





In 100 countries around the world, Nielsen provides clients the most complete understanding of what consumers watch and buy.


As a global leader in measurement and information, we believe in providing our clients with a precise understanding of the consumer is the key to making the right decisions – decisions that can lead to profitable growth. At Nielsen, we’re always innovating to keep pace with emerging market trends and the increasingly diverse, demanding and connected consumer.


To learn more visit www.nz.nielsen.com



If you have any queries about the Your Thoughts Online Opinion Panel or the registration survey, please contact The Nielsen Company at yourthoughts@nielsen.com or 0800 226 737.