From June 2021, the content available on Freeview On Demand will be changing.

Freeview On Demand will continue to stream programmes from ThreeNow, Māori TV On Demand and RNZ, but TVNZ video on demand content will only be accessible via TVNZ OnDemand.

Browse Freeview's FAQs here for more information about this change.

If you have one of the following:

  • SmartVU+ A7070
  • SmartVU SV11
  • SmartVU SV10 

You will be able to download the Android TV version of the TVNZ OnDemand application and continue to stream TVNZ On Demand content on your device.


To install the TVNZ application now on your Android TV device:


1. Press the Google Home button.
2. Select the "APPS" icon and press OK.
3. Select "GET MORE APPS" to open the Play Store.
4. Select the "Search" option at the top-left.
5. Enter "TVNZ OnDemand" into the search field.
6. Install the "TVNZ OnDemand" application.