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NZ Post Stamps Celebrate Te Kura’s 100th Anniversary & Historic Partnership

Wednesday, 1 June 2022, 11:26 am | NZ Post

NZ Post’s newest stamp recognises our association with New Zealand’s largest school Te Kura Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. The Te Kura 100 stamp issue out today (1 June) pays homage to the early decades ... More >>

Breast Cancer Charity Sweet Louise Wins Delivering For Good's Public Vote

Monday, 30 May 2022, 10:50 am | NZ Post

Sweet Louise has won the hearts of New Zealanders, receiving the most public votes for NZ Post’s Delivering for Good programme – allowing the charity to offer more support for people living with incurable breast cancer. NZ Post Group Sustainability ... More >>

Finalists For Delivering For Good Programme Announced: Public Voting Opens May 9

Thursday, 5 May 2022, 10:17 am | NZ Post

Eleven community organisations and charities from around New Zealand have been chosen to receive free domestic courier services for one year as part of NZ Post’s Delivering for Good programme. In its second year, Delivering for Good aims to improve connection, ... More >>

NZ Post Electric Mail Buggies Largely Back In Business – Mail Delays Minimal

Wednesday, 4 May 2022, 11:58 am | NZ Post

NZ Post Paxsters (electric mail buggies) are largely back in service after being temporarily removed from service last week to address a maintenance issue. NZ Post had advised New Zealanders that there would be some delays to mail items delivered ... More >>

Some Delays Expected For Mail Items

Friday, 29 April 2022, 10:28 am | NZ Post

NZ Post is advising customers to expect some delays for mail items. “New Zealanders can expect some mail items to be delayed in some areas of the country over the coming few days,” says NZ Post Chief Operating Officer Brendon Main. “These delays will ... More >>

NZ Post Joins Forces To Combat Soft Plastics Waste Problem

Wednesday, 20 April 2022, 3:47 pm | NZ Post

Take used soft plastic, a green champion, an innovative idea and an iconic New Zealand company and you have all the ingredients to solve a challenging waste problem. For this pilot trial, NZ Post has teamed up with The Packaging Forum and Future Post ... More >>

NZ Post Connects Communities With Free Courier Products

Wednesday, 6 April 2022, 10:05 am | NZ Post

NZ Post is proud to be making a difference in local communities around Aotearoa New Zealand by supporting charitable organisations and social enterprises by giving away free courier services. In its second year, NZ Post’s Delivering for Good programme ... More >>

NZ Post Produces First Islamic Art Stamp To Celebrate Eid Al-Fitr

Friday, 1 April 2022, 9:40 am | NZ Post

NZ Post’s latest stamp release not only celebrates Eid al-Fitr, the world’s most popular Muslim festival, but acknowledges Aotearoa New Zealand's diverse communities. Featuring Arabic calligraphy over the silhouette of a mosque, as well as the Islamic ... More >>

NZ Post Reminds Kiwis Not To Send Ashes Through Its Mail Or Parcel Network

Monday, 28 February 2022, 4:46 pm | NZ Post

NZ Post is reminding Kiwis not to send human or animal ashes through its network as it sees an increase in attempts. “We have seen more and more cases of this over the past couple of years and need to remind Kiwis human or animal remains are prohibited ... More >>

NZ Post Announces A Half Year Result Of $60 Million Profit

Monday, 21 February 2022, 9:47 am | NZ Post

NZ Post is pleased to announce a net profit after tax of $60 million for the six months ending 31 December 2021. This period has seen both record parcel volumes, a strong half for Kiwi Group Holdings while continuing to manage the ongoing decline ... More >>

NZ Post Preparing For Omicron

Thursday, 17 February 2022, 8:33 am | NZ Post

NZ Post is preparing for a sustained Omicron outbreak, ensuring parcel deliveries can continue while Kiwis are self-isolating. The pandemic has had a massive impact on online shopping over the last two years, and NZ Post has continued to increase ... More >>

Kiwis Spend $7.67 Billion Online In 2021

Tuesday, 15 February 2022, 8:58 am | NZ Post

Online shoppers spent a staggering $7.67 billion last year, setting a new record for online spending, the latest NZ Post eCommerce Spotlight report shows. “Another year of Covid-19 lockdown restrictions saw Kiwis spending more online than ever before,” ... More >>

Final Push For NZ Post: ‘We’ll Be The Last Van In The Driveway Before Santa’

Monday, 20 December 2021, 9:05 am | NZ Post

With less than a week until Christmas Day it’s the final push for NZ Post who are working around the clock to get about 2 million parcels under the tree in time for the big day, delivering almost 9 parcels per second* across the country. NZ Post ... More >>

Santa Turns Courier For Christmas

Friday, 10 December 2021, 6:54 am | NZ Post

The reindeer have been traded for a NZ Post rural courier van, with Santa spreading plenty of joy in the Waitoki region this Christmas. Rural contractor Jennifer Orr-Havill, aka Santa, has kitted out her red van with brightly coloured tinsel and gifts for ... More >>

NZ Post Christmas Cut Off Dates Fast Approaching – Send Now If You Haven’t Already

Wednesday, 8 December 2021, 8:29 am | NZ Post

The NZ Post cut off dates for sending Christmas presents domestically are fast approaching, with deadlines for parcels sent Economy by Thursday 16 December, and parcels sent by Courier by Monday 20 December. Deadlines for sending Christmas presents overseas ... More >>

Environmentally Friendly Tern E-bikes For Posties In Johnsonville

Thursday, 2 December 2021, 3:32 pm | NZ Post

Some NZ Post Johnsonville posties who pound more than 20kms of pavement a day are now putting pedal to the metal with the rollout of Tern e-bikes into suitable areas. As mail volumes decline, and urban areas continue to grow, the distance posties need ... More >>

Santa Has Sent More Responses In Te Reo Māori Than Last Year - With NZ Post & Write To Santa

Monday, 29 November 2021, 9:41 am | NZ Post

NZ Post has been working closely this Christmas with Santa and his elves, to ensure Kiwi kids receive a response to their letters, and this year Santa has replied to more letters in Te Reo Māori than in 2020. "Once again, NZ Post is offering ... More >>

NZ Post Release The Fellowship Of The Ring 20th Anniversary Coins

Monday, 15 November 2021, 8:56 am | NZ Post

NZ Post is releasing commemorative coins to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the first film, The Lord of the Rings : The Fellowship of the Ring. The silver proof coins come in sets of three (The Fellowship, A Shadow in the East and The Quest of ... More >>

Santa Speaks Te Reo: Write To Santa With NZ Post And Receive A Response In Te Reo – Ka Pai!

Monday, 1 November 2021, 9:25 am | NZ Post

In the past year, we have seen a huge response to Te Wiki o Te Reo Māoriand including more Reo in our everyday lives. NZ Post and Santa understand the importance and NZ Post is proud to be for the third year, offering the magical connection of ... More >>

NZ Post Asks Aucklanders To Shop A Little Differently This Christmas

Friday, 29 October 2021, 8:37 am | NZ Post

NZ Post’s parcel delivery service in Auckland is currently busier than it has ever been due to the current COVID outbreak meaning retail stores are closed, so we are asking Aucklanders to prepare for Christmas by shopping online a little differently ... More >>