Letters

Sending your letters by Post.

Letter size Maximum dimensions
height × length × thickness
Maximum weight Standard Post
(required postage*)
*The required postage is the value of postage required for New Zealand Post to carry the item and is GST inclusive.
Medium
(eg. E9, DLE, cheque mailer)
130mm × 235mm × 6mm 500g $1.20 (or 1 × KiwiStamp)
Large
(eg. C5)
165mm × 235mm × 10mm 500g $2.40 (or 2 × KiwiStamps)
Oversize
(eg. E35, A4)
260mm × 385mm × 20mm 1kg $3.60 (or 3 × KiwiStamps)

Courier options

You can also courier your item.

Important information on our Standard Post service

  • The required postage is the value of postage required for an item to be carried by New Zealand Post and is GST inclusive.
  • Standard Post delivery target is up to 3 working days nationwide delivery.
  • Delivery to and from rural or remote areas may take longer. Delivery targets are a guide only and we do not guarantee your item will reach its destination within the delivery target.
  • For Terms and Conditions refer to the New Zealand Post Public Contract and Postal Users' Guide.