Media archive

Groups encouraged to apply for Community Post

25 July 2016
Applications open next week on 1 August for the 2016 round of Community Post, when New Zealand Post donates postal services to not-for-profit groups.

More choice for NZ Post parcel customers

4 July 2016
New Zealand Post and its courier service CourierPost are making it easier for people to receive their parcels first time with an improved range of delivery options.

NZ Post donates used postie bicycles to BikeFIT

17 June 2016
New Zealand Post is helping South Auckland to get pedalling with a donation of 30 used postie bicycles to Mangere BikeFIT.

First of 500 electric parcel delivery vehicles arrive in NZ

2 June 2016
The first shipment of New Zealand Post’s 500 new electric delivery vehicles has landed in Auckland for a nationwide rollout that starts later this year.

Top Kiwi corporates join forces to tackle textile waste

18 May 2016
Five of New Zealand’s largest corporates are working together to find new ways to reuse employee uniforms and reduce textile waste.

New Zealand Post birthday stamps fit for a Queen

21 April 2016
New Zealand Post is celebrating the Queen’s 90th birthday with a special series of stamps and a limited edition silver coin.

Waikato Operations Centre on track for June opening

19 April 2016
Construction of New Zealand Post’s state-of-the-art integrated parcels and letters processing, delivery and distribution operations centre at Te Rapa is moving at pace and is expected to be operational starting mid June 2016.

Stronger circle of Crown owners proposed for Kiwibank

6 April 2016
The Crown’s two major investment funds, the New Zealand Superannuation Fund and the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC), may soon join New Zealand Post as the owners of Kiwi Group Holdings (KGH) Limited.

Cook Islands soldier featured on WW1 stamps

29 March 2016
New Zealand Post tells the story of Cook Islander Solomon Isaacs who served with the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in its latest series of stamps commemorating the First World War.

Changes to postal rates

16 March 2016
The cost of sending a medium sized letter by Standard Post will increase 20 cents to $1 from 1 July 2016.