The Deed of Understanding
The Deed of Understanding is a legal arrangement between the Government and New Zealand Post. It sets out certain obligations for our business.
29 January 2013
New Zealand Post has welcomed the release of its proposal and discussion document regarding postal services for public submissions.
The document contains New Zealand Post's proposal to update the Deed of Understanding (“the Deed”) it has with the Government regarding standard letter delivery and postal outlet services.
Read our questions and answers about the proposal.
Read our media release New Zealand Post seeks flexibility for the future
1998 Deed of Understanding
Compliance with the Deed is monitored by means of information disclosure regulations. The Deed requires New Zealand Post to continue to provide a universal postal service.