Important Message

Courier Post Annual price adjustment

Please be advised that due to the rising costs associated within the freight industry, our Courier partner NZ Post will be implementing a price increase, effective 15th October, 2020. The respective increases will be:   CourierPost Local and Local Towns Parcel products will increase by $0.40. All other CourierPost products and services will increase by 4.5%. Pace […]

NZ Post & Courier Post Update

Update from NZ Post & Courier Post “The Ministry of Health (MOH) have advised us to stand down 70 team members who work our day processing shift at the Auckland Operations Centre (AOC) in Highbrook. They have been asked to return home and go into self-isolation until Saturday 29th August.  As we have let you […]

Service Update – Alert Level 3

Service Update – Alert Level 3 and 2. As you’ll be aware, Auckland entered into Alert Level 3 overnight with the rest of New Zealand entering Alert Level 2. Please note there is no change to doing business with Parcelport and with our platform. Service levels in Auckland will return to contact-less deliveries and social […]

Huge Spike in Volume – NZ Post

This note just received from our partners at NZ Post…. Huge Volume Spike – 29 April  As you may already have received communication around this but just to make sure you all across this substantial development in volumes under alert level 3. We have seen a dramatic increase in parcel volumes since the move into Level […]

General Courier Service Update

General Courier Service Update All courier and freight companies continue to prioritize medical, food, pharmaceutical and educational consignments. With a number of people electing to take self-isolation through the lock-down, there is some pressure on general staffing and courier levels. Combined with social-distancing protocols at Courier hubs and distribution centres as well as the increased […]

System upgrade @ 9pm tonight – 15/04

System upgrade @ 9pm tonight – 15/04 Dear Customers, This is to inform you that we will be upgrading our system at 9pm on Wednesday 15th April 2020. This process may take a few hours. We do apologise in advance for any inconvenience this upgrade may cause you and your business. We aim to keep […]

COVID-19 – Alert Level 4 Update – Essential Business Only

COVID-19 – Alert Level 4 Update – Essential Business Only A reminder to all our customers, courier and freight services will only be operational for essential businesses. Your Parcelport team and platform will remain fully operational to facilitate the transporting of Essential products whilst Alert Level 4 is in place. However, you should know that […]

Covid-19 / Coronavirus and Courier/Freight Update

Covid-19 / Coronavirus and Courier/Freight Update Good Afternoon You will by now, be aware New Zealand will be going to a COVID-19 escalation of level 4 within the next 48 hours. The ramifications of this is that all non-essential services will be placed in to lock down. I will have a more detailed update out […]

Update from SF Express

Effective 1 March 2020, an Emergency Surcharge Fee of NZD 1.50 per kilo will be collected for all NZ export International Standard Express to China (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan) parcels due to COVID-19 outbreak .  At this stage, please note there may be delays once your mail or parcel has arrived into China.  COVID-19 (Coronavirus) does […]

Pricing For Effort Announcement

Pricing For Effort Announcement Freightways Group, which including brands like NZ Couriers, Posthaste, Castle Parcels, Now Couriers, Pass The Parcel and Sub60 have announced earlier this month their new Pricing For Effort initiative, effective from the 1st of July 2019 packages sent to residential addresses will incur an extra residential delivery charge Generally residential deliveries […]