Surveys are carried out from time to time on topics that are of relevance to technical communicators. Surveys may be open to both members and non-members but the results are generally only available to members.
The annual TechCommNZ salary and hourly rate surveys have been carried out since 2000. The surveys are open to members and non-members of TechCommNZ but the results are available only to members.
In 2012 TechCommNZ carried out a survey of Agile to find out why it matters to technical communicators.
Professional development survey
As part of its programme to support the professional development of its members, details of which can be found under professional development, TechCommNZ, in conjunction with ASTC carried out a survey amongst members to ascertain their requirements.