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Royal Stamp of approval

20 May 2018
NZ Post is celebrating the wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle with a beautiful stamp and coin issue.

Reconnecting New Zealand

3 May 2018
NZ Post is celebrating the grit and determination that literally moved mountains to reconnect communities and New Zealand following the 2016 Kaikōura Earthquake.

NZ Post names Michael Boersen as new Chief Financial Officer

2 May 2018
NZ Post Chief Executive David Walsh today announced the appointment of Michael Boersen to the role of Chief Financial Officer at NZ Post, with effect from 9 May 2018.

WWI hero honoured in latest NZ Post stamps

4 April 2018
New Zealand Post is telling the story of Otago’s Arthur Gordon, a heroic soldier who lost both his legs in battle and went on to become an advocate for disabled servicemen, in its latest series of stamps commemorating the First World War (1914-1918).

NZ Post postal rate changes in response to increasing letter decline

28 March 2018
The cost of sending a standard letter within New Zealand will increase 20 cents from $1 to $1.20, from 1 July 2018. NZ Post is making this change, along with other changes to postal products following its annual price review. For business customers, who use our Bulk Mail products there will also be product and price changes.

NZ Post half year results 2017/18 - Ongoing and accelerating letter decline challenges

23 February 2018
NZ Post today reported a net profit after tax from continuing operations of $6 million for the six months to 31 December 2017 (HY 2018).

NZ Post and Kiwibank support Red Cross Pacific Disaster Appeal

15 February 2018
New Zealand Post and Kiwibank are encouraging people to donate to the New Zealand Red Cross emergency appeal to help communities affected by Cyclone Gita in Tonga, Samoa and Fiji.

Stamps Celebrate New Zealand in Space

26 January 2018
New Zealand Post is celebrating the landmark achievement of New Zealand becoming the 11th country in the world to launch a rocket into orbit, with a special set of commemorative stamps.

NZ Post geared up for biggest Christmas

7 December 2017
New Zealand Post is preparing to process an anticipated 41.5 million letters and parcels this December. This includes 20% more parcels compared to the previous year.

New Zealand Post celebrates Royal Platinum Wedding Anniversary

20 November 2017
New Zealand Post is celebrating Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh’s 70 years of marriage with a special series of stamps and limited edition silver coin.