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CapTel NZ provides a captioned telephone service that allows you to listen and read captions of what the other person says. CapTel is a phone or computer that connects to the Internet and displays the captions of your conversation. The New Zealand captioned telephone operator transcribes the other person’s spoken words into text using voice-recognition technology so that you can read what they say as they say it.
Quality Assurance/AccreditationSprint Relay is the provider of CapTel NZ Services through a contract with the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE).
How are we Deaf friendly?
A CapTel phone or WebCapTel using a computer and ordinary telephone makes calling businesses, services, family and friends, quick, easy and convenient for the Deaf and hearing impaired community in New Zealand.
Captions will appear on the telephone’s or your computer’s display screen automatically for all calls (incoming and outgoing) so you can check to see what is being said.