Parcel to New Zealand
At Postage Planet we deliver parcels around the world and we understand how important it is to provide a fast and affordable international courier service.
Sending a parcel from the UK to New Zealand has never been easier with our simple online booking system. Enter your parcel dimensions and weight and then choose from a wide range of couriers including Parcelforce, DHL and FedEx to name a few which can all be booked online 24 hours a day using paypal or credit card payment you can then print your label and take your parcel to your nearest post office or a courier will collect your parcel from your door.
If you need to book an International courier to New Zealand whether you are sending a parcel to Wellington for business or sending a gift to family in Napier book with Postage Planet .
Thinking of travelling to New Zealand please take a look at our Travel advisory guide;
Prohibitions and restrictions vary from country to country, and can sometimes apply to items which you may think are ordinary. The information below is provided in good faith, but Postage Planet is not responsible for it, and it should be viewed as a guide only. Specific restrictions and changes may be enforced at short notice, so for clarification please contact the destination country's trade, postal, and customs authorities as appropriate. Business customers are strongly recommended to do this.
The following products are not permitted to be sent to New Zealand under any circumstances:
Where some items are prohibited, others are merely restricted, which means senders must comply with a certain restriction. Most animals are banned but some - living bees, insects, insect eggs and more - require a permit to import from the Director, Animal Health Division, Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries.
In addition as part of the Smoke-Free Environments Act 1990, NZ has strict controls on the importation for sale of tobacco which is suitable for chewing, or any other oral use other than smoking.
Benefits for UK businesses exporting to New Zealand include:
· similar legal and financial systems to the UK
· excellent test market for niche and high-value products and services
· English speaking
· low corruption levels
· stable political system
· ranks second of 189 economies for ease of doing business
Strengths of the New Zealand market include:
· geographic position allows for easy access to Pacific Island market
· opposite time zones allow for 24 hour working
· small but developed market
· strong Intellectual Property (IP) and regulatory systems
· UK and New Zealand trade
The UK is New Zealand’s fifth largest two-way trading partner. It is the fifth largest market for total exports from New Zealand and the ninth largest source market. Imports of goods and services from the UK were worth over £1.1 billion in 2014.
New Zealand’s top 5 imports from the UK are:
2. machinery and mechanical parts
3. electrical machinery and goods
4. pharmaceutical products
5. print products, such as books