Overseas VAT/GST registration

Reduce international parcel delays by charging duties or taxes to your New Zealand Post Account. Available for International Express Courier only

An increasing number of overseas countries are changing the way they manage VAT/GST collection on low value goods imports.

How will this affect you?

New Zealand companies selling goods to the below destinations may need to register and directly settle VAT/GST with each countries tax department.

For further information please click below and/or contact your accountant

  • AustraliaOpens in a new window. – From 1 July 2018
  • SwitzerlandOpens in a new window. – From 1 January 2019
  • European Union Member Countries – From 1 January 2021 – Detail pending.

It is your responsibility to check the management of VAT/GST collection on low value goods imports. Acceptance of the item by us for sending does not free you of this responsibility.