Priority Business Mail
A fast, secure and cost effective service for businesses sending letters and documents to New Zealand Post PO Box or Private Bag addresses within New Zealand.
Ideal for businesses sending letters, documents and postcards within and between major New Zealand metro cities (Auckland, Wellington & Christchurch only).
Priority Business Mail has a next working day delivery target.
The required postage to send by Priority Business Mail is based on the size and weight of your letter or document
|Envelope size||Maximum dimensions (height x length)||Maximum thickness||Maximum weight (Incl. envelope)||Required postage (GST excl)|
|Medium (e.g., E9, DLE, Cheque Mailer)||130mm x 235mm||6mm||500g||$2.20|
|Large (e.g., C5)||165mm x 235mm||10mm||500g||$2.85|
|Oversize (e.g., E35)||240mm x 365mm||20mm||500g||$4.00|
Dimensions and weight restrictions include the envelope.
Sending mail by Priority Business Mail
To send your letter, document or postcard by Priority Business Mail use:
- a blue Priority Business Mail service indicator attached to the front, top left-hand corner of the envelope for permit posted; and
- a valid New Zealand delivery address.
Blue Priority service indicators will be available at the end of January. Please overprint the online version onto your envelopes. Note: you must leave 5-10mm between the Priority service indicator and the top and left-hand edges of the mail piece.
Priority Business Mail can only be lodged at the locations detailed below:
Auckland Mail Centre
122 Kerwyn Avenue
CourierPost Wellington Operations Centre
36-54 Kaiwharawhara Road
Christchurch Mail Centre
145 Orchard Road
Priority Business Mail items must be received prior to the following lodgement cut-off times:
- Auckland 3.00pm
- Wellington 3.00pm
- Christchurch 3.00pm
Priority Business Mail cannot be lodged at PostShops, PostCentres, Box lobbies or Street Receivers.
Priority Business Mail items may be lodged with your courier if you have a mail pick up service that meets the lodgement cut off time for the lodgement location.