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Address: The Country, P O Box 888, Dunedin, New Zealand
Phone: 03 474 8400


The Country Radio Show: Email Jamie Mackay
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All Website Enquiries: Email our online editor
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If you wish to make a complaint:

If you're concerned about the content of something you've heard on The Country and you believe it has breached broadcasting standards, you're entitled to make a formal complaint.

Click here for the Radio Code of Broadcasting Practice

If you wish to make a formal complaint to The Country, you can do so by filling out this form or writing to:

Experience Manager
NZME Radio Limited
Private Bag 92198

Complaints relating to the privacy standard can be made directly to the BSA if you wish.

Complaints must be received within 20 working days of the broadcast and we will respond to your complaint within 20 working days of receiving it. If you are unhappy with our findings, you are entitled to contact the Broadcasting Standards Authority within 20 working days.

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Complaints about advertisements should be made to the Advertising Standards Authority (

If you have a complaint about our website or wish to express concern but not lay a formal complaint, send an email to the online editor

This website is subject to NZ Media Council procedures. A complaint must first be directed in writing, within one month of publication, to the online editor. If not satisfied with the response, the complaint may be referred to the Media Council PO Box 10-879, The Terrace, Wellington 6143. Or use the online complaint form at

Please include copies of the article and all correspondence with the publication


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