Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 

Christmas mailing deadlines fast approaching

8 December 2005

Christmas mailing deadlines fast approaching

New Zealand Post is reminding all customers sending parcels and cards by airmail to Australia and the South Pacific that these items should be in the post by Monday 12 December, to ensure that they arrive at their destination before Christmas.

Cut-off dates for air and economy mail to the rest of the world have already passed, but customers may send items worldwide via express mail up until Wednesday 14 December.

Group Manager Enterprises Stephen Henry said "Christmas is an extremely busy time for every part of the New Zealand Post Group, particularly our PostShops and mail centres."

"We therefore advise all customers to keep a close eye on mailing deadlines and to send their Christmas presents and greetings as early as possible," he said.

The 2006 Christmas mailing dates and deadlines are summarised in the table below.

Destination Economy Air Express Australia & South Pacific Friday, 18 November Monday, 12 December Monday, 19 December Rest of World Friday, 11 November Monday, 5 December Wednesday, 14 December

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 


Commerce Commission: Appeals Record $2.25m Fine In Vodafone FibreX Case

The Commerce Commission has filed an appeal in the High Court against a record $2.25 million fine imposed on Vodafone NZ Limited (Vodafone) for its offending under the Fair Trading Act during its FibreX advertising campaign. While the sentence imposed in the Auckland District Court on April 14 was the largest-ever fine under the Fair Trading Act, the Commission will argue that it is manifestly inadequate... More>>



All District Health Boards: Historic Pay Equity Settlement

An historic agreement has been ratified that addresses a long-standing undervaluation of a workforce that is critical to the smooth running of our hospitals and the delivery of healthcare... More>>


MPI: Dry Autumn In Waikato And South Auckland Leads To Drought Classification Drought conditions affecting the primary sector in the Waikato and South Auckland were today classified as a medium-scale adverse event, enabling a package of support for farmers and growers... More>>


Barfoot & Thompson: Rents Up By Around 3% In Most Areas

The average weekly rent paid for homes in most areas of Auckland has risen by around 3 percent year-on-year. The figures for end March from more than 16,000 properties... More>>


DoC: Smeagol The ‘Gravel Maggot’ Leaves Its Rare Mark On The Remote West Coast
An extremely rare species of sea slug or ‘gravel maggot’ has been detected for the first time on a remote beach in South Westland... More>>



Immigration: Annual Net Migration Loss Of 7,300

The provisional net loss of 7,300 people in the year ended March 2022 was the lowest net migration for a March year since 2012, Stats NZ said today... More>>