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NZ Post annual results

11 September 2017
NZ Post today reported a net profit after tax from continuing operations of $27 million for the 12 months to 30 June 2017.

New Zealand Post trials electric vans

21 August 2017
New Zealand Post is partnering with EECA (Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority) to accelerate the uptake of electric vehicles in New Zealand.

Changes to priority mail

16 August 2017
New Zealand Post customers will see a change to how they can send priority mail from 1 January 2018. The FastPost service will no longer be available from this date.

NZ Post to pilot New Zealand’s first multi-brand subscription parcel delivery service

7 August 2017
NZ Post is about to launch a trial for a new delivery service for Kiwi online shoppers, called Shipmate.

America’s Cup victory celebrated with stamps

3 July 2017
As soon as Emirates Team New Zealand won the America’s Cup, New Zealand Post began printing a special edition collectable stamp issue to celebrate the Auld Mug coming back to the southern hemisphere.

Feel the Lions roar with a commemorative stamp and coin

24 May 2017
New Zealand Post is celebrating The British & Irish Lions Tour 2017 with an official stamp and coin release.

New state-of-the-art delivery hub for New Zealand Post at Christchurch Airport

22 May 2017
New Zealand Post’s newest facility, the Southern Operations Centre at Christchurch Airport’s Dakota Park, opens today. The purpose-built building will serve as an overnight courier, parcels, processing and distribution hub for the South Island.

New Taranaki Operations Centre opens in New Plymouth

16 May 2017
New Zealand Post’s new Taranaki Operations Centre officially opens today at Smart Road, Waiwhakaiho, New Plymouth (Monday 15 May).

NZ Post offers free redirection service to Edgecumbe residents

19 April 2017
New Zealand Post is offering Edgecumbe residents a free two-month redirection service following the flooding.

Ellen Knight, mother who lost three sons, featured in WW1 stamps

3 April 2017
New Zealand Post tells the story of mother of 10 Ellen Knight, who lost three sons during the war, in its latest series of stamps commemorating the First World War.