Changes to our rates and services on 1 July 2017

On 1 July 2017 we will be increasing the price of some of our postage products and services.

Domestic letters

The cost of sending a standard letter using FastPost will increase.

FastPost

Size New postage from 1 July 2017 (incl gst)
Medium from $1.80 to $2.30
Large from $2.80 to $3.30
Oversize from $3.80 to $4.30

Domestic parcels

There will be an increase of 2.55% for all Domestic Parcel products and services on commercial accounts, including CourierPost, Pace and ParcelPost. This price adjustment is the first increase for these services since July 2015, and will come into effect on 1 July 2017.

If you have any questons or feedback please contact your New Zealand Post Account Manager, or call our Business Team on 0800 501 501 and press option 3.

Please note the Rural & Saturday delivery changes listed below apply to NZ Post retail services sent through the NZ Post network.

Rural delivery surcharge

The rural delivery surcharge through the postal network for Tracked, Courier and Courier Signature parcels will increase from $3.20 to $3.70.

Saturday delivery surcharge

The Saturday delivery surcharge through the postal network for Courier and Courier Signature parcels will increase from $4.70 to $4.90.

International services

International Air (Par Avion) parcels under 2kg (all zones) will increase by an average of 4%.

International Express Courier parcels Rest of the World (Zone E) will increase by 10%.

International Express Courier documents

International Express Courier documents (all zones) will increase by $5 for items weighing 0.5kg to 1kg (inclusive). See below.

International Express Courier documents Rest of the World (Zone E) will increase by 10% for items over 1kg.

Destination Current postage (chargeable weight) New postage from 1 July 2017 (chargeable weight) Current postage (chargeable weight) New postage from 1 July 2017 (chargeable weight)
0.5kg 0.5kg 1 Kilogram 1 Kilogram
Australia (Zone A) $31.42 $36.42 $40.19 $45.19
South Pacific (Zone B) $54.01 $59.01 $64.06 $69.06
Asia (Zone C) $54.01 $59.01 $64.06 $69.06
North America, Canada, UK & Europe (Zone D) $64.06 $69.06 $81.66 $86.66
Rest of the world (Zone E) $64.06 $69.06 $81.66 $86.66

Poste Restante

Poste Restante storage costs will be aligned to Hold My Mail weekly charges with the first week’s storage for free. The fees depend on how long you want to use this service.

Duration

Poste Restante fee (incl gst)

From 1 day up to 1 week Free
Up to 2 weeks $11.00
Up to 3 weeks $16.50
Up to 4 weeks $22.00
Up to 5 weeks $27.50
Up to 6 weeks $33.00
Up to 7 weeks $38.50
Up to 8 weeks $44.00
Up to 9 weeks $49.50

See our questions and answers about this price change.

Our standard terms that apply with current business customers will change with effect from 1 July 2017. The changes take effect from 30 May 2017 for new customers. The new terms are available here: