Paid Surveys

We're all about the comparisons here at SurveyCompare New Zealand. Below is a list of some of New Zealand's leading paid online survey companies with information about how they work, the rewards they offer and any potential restrictions or limitations users my face. All the information is here for you, so compare away!

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Opinion World

Opinion World collects the thoughts and opinions of New Zealand residents about different products and services for some of the world's leading companies. Users earn points which can be exchanged for cash with PayPal of gift vouchers for popular sites including iTunes, Mitre10 and The Warehouse.


Key Info:

  • Value of reward points: Varies depending on exchange
  • Payment per survey: Varies with length of survey
  • Payment options: Paypal, gift vouchers, charitable donations
  • Minimum payout: None
  • Minimum age: Varies between different surveys and prize draws
  • Average Survey length: 10-15 minutes
  • Bonuses: Prize draws worth up to $2,000, charity donations


Your Voice

You Voice is an online panel designed to give members a platform to voice their opinions on different products, services and political issues affecting New Zealand. The panel is run by Survey Sampling International, the world's leading provider of sampling solutions for survey research.


Key Info:

  • Value of reward points: 250 points equals $20
  • Payment per survey: Dependenton length
  • Payment options: Gift Vouchers
  • Minimum payout: None
  • Minimum age: Varies from survey to survey
  • Average Survey length: 10-15 minutes
  • Bonuses: Quarterly prize draws worth $2,000


Valued Opinions

Users of numerous different survey panels have voted Valued Opinions the best paid survey company in the industry. Survey credits can be redeemed for some of New Zealand's leading retailers including WOW HD, Farmers, Subway, Rebel Sports and Hoyts Cinemas.


Key Info:

  • Value of reward points: Credit system, not points
  • Payment per survey: Up to $5
  • Payment options: Gift Vouchers
  • Minimum payout: $10
  • Minimum age: Varies from survey to survey
  • Average Survey length: 15-20 minutes
  • Bonuses: 1 free prize draw entry on registration


Nielsen Homescan

Nielsen Homescan is a little different to the other survey panels operating in New Zealand. Members send information about the groceries and products they've bought each week by scanning barcodes with the scanner provided. As a thank-you for this Nielsen Homescan offer users rewards in the form of gift vouchers for popular stores in New Zealand including Rebel Sports and Mitre10.


Key Info:

  • Value of reward points: No points
  • Payment per survey: Varies
  • Payment options: Gift Vouchers and products
  • Minimum payout: $10
  • Minimum age: 18
  • Average Survey length: Only offered occasionally
  • Bonuses: Products as rewards


Toluna

Toluna's online community is global. Users are rewarded for participating in surveys, sponsored polls and for bringing new members into the community. Points are exchanged for gifts or cash. There's also a product testing programme that lets users keep anything they have been sent to try out.


Key Info:

  • Value of reward points: Varies. Gift exchange better value than points for cash.
  • Payment per survey: 50 – 2,500 points
  • Payment options: Paypal, gift vouchers
  • Minimum payout: None (on the gift exchange)
  • Minimum age: 14
  • Average Survey length: 20 Minutes
  • Bonuses: The Gifties program, monthly prize draws and 500 free points when you sign-up


GlobalTestMarket

Global Test Market is part of Global Market Insite Inc and was founded in 1999. They serve companies around the world in 49 different countries, one of which is New Zealand. They offer MarketPoints as a reward for participation. These can be exchanged for cash which is paid via cheque.


Key Info:

  • Value of reward points: 100 points equals US $5
  • Payment per survey: Varies
  • Payment options: Cheque
  • Minimum payout: 1,000 points (US $50)
  • Minimum age: 14
  • Average Survey length: 20 minutes
  • Bonuses: $300 daily sweepstakes, $10,000 quarterly sweepstakes.


MyOpinions

MyOpinions is New Zealand's favourite paid survey website. The rewards are guaranteed and can be exchanged for real cash. The interface is incredibly user friendly and it's easy to see why it has become so popular.


Key Info:

  • Value of reward points: 110 points equals NZ $1
  • Payment per survey: 10-400 points
  • Payment options: PayPal
  • Minimum payout: 2,200 points
  • Minimum age: 14
  • Average Survey length: 20 minutes
  • Bonuses: Prize draw entries for every survey completed worth up to $5,000