What We Do

The NZRU is charged with fostering, developing, administering, promoting and representing the game of rugby in New Zealand.

On a day-to-day level this involves:

  • supporting community and provincial rugby

  • delivering national competitions including ITM Cup and the Heartland Championship

  • delivering Investec Super Rugby in New Zealand

  • delivering Test matches in New Zealand, including the Investec Rugby Championship

  • managing and resourcing our national teams: the All Blacks, Black Ferns, New Zealand Maori, New Zealand Sevens, New Zealand Under 20, the Heartland XV and the Junior All Blacks