No Saturday mail deliveries in Christchurch following quake

23 December 2011

There will be no mail deliveries in the Christchurch area by New Zealand Post tomorrow (Saturday 24 December) due to today's large earthquake and subsequent aftershocks.

The Christchurch Mail Centre has been evacuated as a precaution for the safety of staff and will not re-open for processing this evening.

The next scheduled New Zealand Post mail deliveries following the statutory holidays will be 28 December.

PostShops will be open tomorrow on a case-by-case basis at the discretion of individual store managers.