Can I use old NZ Post bags?

Can I use old NZ Post bags?

Yes. Any postage included bags from the existing sending range will continue to remain valid postage and be accepted in our network from all of our normal lodgement points.15-Feb-2022

How do I pack an international parcel?

Are all NZ Post bags tracked?

Every parcel sent within NZ is now tracked.

What does international departure mean NZ Post?

International departure. Your parcel has been loaded onto an NZ Post plane and is bound for Australia. In transit with airline. 99% of the time, "in transit with airline" means that the parcel has actually arrived in Australia but it's waiting to go through a customs inspection.

How do I send a bag in the post?

Can I send chocolate to New Zealand?

As an island nation, New Zealand is strict about what goods it lets into the country. Food items are allowed in as long as they are non-perishable, ambient and sealed in manufacturers' packaging. So chocolate, sweets, biscuits, crisps, snacks and most other goodies that go into our Gift Boxes are fine to send.

Can you wrap a parcel in a bin bag?

Black bin-liners and thin polythene, standard shopping bags should not be used, even as a covering for a box as they can rip easily and the label may get torn off as a result.

Can I use my own box for international shipping?

Packages: If you're using your own box,you must stick to the following size limits (note that country limits may be lower): First-Class Package International Service: Maximum length is 24”, and combined maximum length + height + thickness is 36"

How do I pack a parcel without a box?

Fill out containers with cushioning material like bubble-wrap or polystyrene chips (available from most Post Office® branches). Write a return address on the item. Put a contact name, address and telephone number inside. Seal securely with nylon or vinyl tape along all edges and openings.

How do I track an international package NZ?

How to track an international consignment

Can I use my own box NZ Post?

You can use your own materials to package your items or choose from our range of packaging materials. Ensure internal cushioning is packed around all sides of your item and wrap enough times so you cannot feel the shape of the object.15-Feb-2022

How much does it cost to add tracking to a parcel?

There is no additional cost for the tracking mechanism on products that automatically include USPS Tracking. Basically, you pay for that product's postage, and tracking is included, unless you are shipping USPS Marketing Mail® parcels. Adding USPS Tracking to that commercial mailing service requires paying a fee.

Do all parcels go through customs?

1. Parcel was checked by customs. Items shipped on global routes always go through customs when entering a country or a trade zone. Customs inspection procedures can involve checking documents, scanning packages and random checks.25-Mar-2020

How long does customs clearance take NZ?

one to two working days

How long will it take for my package to clear customs?

How long does custom clearance take? Typically, customs clearance takes less than 24 hours, however, there are times where it can take several days or weeks for goods to be inspected.

Can I send my luggage through post office?

How many kg can send in post office? ​ International Air Parcels India Post provides online Track & Trace facility for Air Parcel. Weight: The general maximum limit of weight for Air Parcel is 20 kgs which is subject to the maximum acceptable weight limit prescribed by the destination country, whichever is lower.02-Dec-2013

How do I send a bag package?

Is it cheaper to post your luggage?

Yes, it is often cheaper to ship luggage, especially if you need to transport a lot of luggage. By shipping your luggage you can avoid your airline's excess baggage fees.

What Cannot be posted to New Zealand?

Prohibited items

What food is not allowed into New Zealand?

Risky items include:

How do I avoid customs charges NZ?

If you're bringing items to NZ from overseas that cost NZ$1000 or less you don't have to pay anything to Customs, as GST is collected when you purchase your items. There's nothing else that you must do for your items to arrive. However, we do charge Duty and GST for alcohol and tobacco products regardless of value.

Can I use old NZ Post bags?