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Get to Know Aramex NZ
Updated over a week ago

A cost-effective, reliable, timetabled courier service, backed up by the latest innovative technology and real-time track and trace facilities, Aramex New Zealand is the ideal choice for businesses of all sizes.

Services available

✓ Aramex Standard = standard service level


Check our our Carrier Overview Matrix for full compatibility, limitations & restrictions.

Suitable for:

✓ Apparel, clothing, shoes and fashion accessories

✓ Variety stores

✓ Health and Beauty

✓ Arts and entertainment

✓ Toys, games, books and gifts

✓ Computers and electronics

✓ Pet food and supplies

✓ Foods and beverages

✓ Office products and equipment

✓ Professional and educational supplies

✓ Alcohol - with prior approval

✓ Dangerous good - limited with prior approval only. DG classes 2.1, 2.2, 3, and limited quantities of class 9

✘ Heavy bulky freight or pallets

✘ Consolidated freight (palletised)

✓ Surcharges. For an extensive list of carrier surcharges, view our Carrier Surcharge Matrix.

✓ Complimentary carrier insurance or Enable Shippit Transit Protection to cover your orders for loss & damage.

Important note on alcohol deliveries

Legislation around alcohol deliveries made same day changed recently. Please take a read here.

  • A valid 18+ID must be provided by the receiver at the time of delivery. If the receiver does not have the relevant ID, the order will be returned to the sender at their expense

  • The driver undergoes specific training in order to deliver alcohol and reserves the right to refuse delivery due to insufficient ID

  • Authority to leave is not available with these types of deliveries.

For a full list of restricted items see here


If you're shipping simple freight, you can turn on Aramex NZ services today from within the Shippit UI. Simply activate Aramex AU NZ from within your carrier settings.

When using Shippit, you gain access to the below carrier service/s from within your Shippit settings:

  • Standard road express

1. Log into your Shippit account and go to Settings


2. Select Carriers


3. Turn ON Aramex
(Aramex NZ)


* Please note: Availability may change based on pick-up location.

Activating a BYO account

If you have your own BYO account to integrate, we'll need the below information to set up your account. Simply email this to [email protected] and we'll get you connected!

    • Shippit Store Name - The name of your merchant account

    • API Key- The API key provided by Aramex NZ

    • Aramex NZ Account Number- The account number provided to you by Aramex NZ

    • Aramex NZ Account Manager Details (if any) - Name, email and contact number

Please take note that we are only integrated with the Myfastway API. If you are using an older system or API then please work with your Aramex NZ Account Manager to transition onto the new Myfastway API.

Shipping high volumes or special goods?

This includes dangerous goods, alcohol, fragile, and restricted items.

You'll need approval before shipping, please contact our carrier operation team via [email protected] so they can get you started.

Those with high volumes daily will qualify for a regular pickup schedule with Aramex which our team can arrange for you.

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