Make A Formal Complaint

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

Click here for a PDF version of the Radio Code of Broadcasting Practice

If you wish to make a formal complaint to The Hits, you can do so by filling out the form below or writing to

Complaints Manager
NZME. Radio Limited
P.O.  Box 32 Shortland Street

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.

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, get in touch with us below.

If you wish, you can also make a formal complaint about news and current affairs content on this website to the Online Media Standards Authority (

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