NZ Post Price Changes | Effective 1 July 2023

What's changed

Our partnered carrier NZ Post has advised they will be increasing the price of their services effective from 1 July 2023.

Effective 1 July 2023, NZ Post will be implementing the following price increases & surcharges:

  • An increase of 7% in freight charges for deliveries across all pricing zones (excluding rural)
  • Rural surcharge $0.50 ex GST per consignment.

Effective 1 July 2023, NZ Post will also be making changes to the way the variable Fuel Rate (VFR) are calculated, for more information visit


Why it's changing

Price changes reflect and contribute to:

  • The increase in NZ Post rates & surcharges directly
  • The increase in cost across NZ Post’s business operations
  • Contribute to improving NZ Post’s network facilities and tools in order to maintain their high level of service                        

On a more personal note, thank you for being our customer and for choosing Shippit to power deliveries to your customers. 

If you have further questions on how this will impact your business, please reach out to our support team or alternatively speak with your Shippit Account Manager who will be happy to discuss your greater business needs.

Was this article helpful?
0 out of 0 found this helpful