14th November 2018 – Service Update – No updates

REMINDER: Canterbury Anniversary – Friday 16th November 2018

Please be advised that any deliveries for the Christchurch area will be deferred, to Monday 19th November 2018 for delivery (instead of Friday 16th November 2018).

All other areas of the South Island will not be affected, and deliveries will be made as per stated service standard.

The Courier Solutions team will be working as normal on Friday 16th November 2018, between 7.30am – 6.00pm to assist you with any enquiries.

Thank you
Customer Services Team




Regional Fuel Tax (RFT)

Regional Fuel Tax applies from 1st July 2018 within the Auckland region. For more information please visit  www.transport.govt.nz/land/regional-fuel-tax


Bascik Transport charges set from 21st November 2016 – 15% On any consignment that is Inter-Island.

Mainfreight Group (Owens) charges set from 28th November – 15%  All Inter-Island movements (between Island) and South Island movements in and out of the Marlborough region. The Nelson region remains exempt , whilst the Lewis Pass remains operational and State Highway 6 (Blenheim to Nelson) is unrestricted in any way.

Freightways – Post Haste & Castle Parcel charges have been removed from all freight movements as of 1st October 2018.

PBT – Charges have been removed from all freight movements as of 1st October 2018.

URGENT Couriers – South Island Freight – Bulk 16% – Parcel/Courier Freight 9.8%.

CoolTranz – 15% on any consignment that is inter-Island.


Waikato/Bay of Plenty
Canterbury Otago / West Coast/
Hawkes Bay / Manawatu – Wanganui / Taranaki /Wellington Marlborough Nelson Tasman
Auckland/Waikato/Bay of Plenty 17% 17%
Canterbury 17% 27% 50%
Otago / West Coast /Southland 17% 27% 25%
Hawkes Bay / Manawatu – Wanganui / Taranaki / Wellington 27% 27%
Marlborough 50% 25%
Nelson – Tasman

If you do have any further queries/questions, please contact us on 0800 771 747 (00  341 1199).

Thank you

Business to Business

Industries we are currently associated with also include: 3PL, Hospitality, Homewares, Hardware, Electronics, Building, Educational, Flooring, Automotive, Printing, Veterinary Supplies, Textiles, Cosmetics, Health/Medical, Packaging, Primary sector.

The Wine eTailer - B2C/B2B

What we provide:

- Cost effective nation-wide delivery of cases of wine.
- Pick and pack, storage and dispatch service.
- Free phone help desk for customers. We provide a fully serviced customer-help line for your customers to talk to someone about their delivery.
- Cloud based web management interface

Ecommerce Logistics - B2C

- Product storage/warehousing
- Pick and Pack despatch service
- Customised courier packaging
- Customer service free phone number
- Product returns management
- Cost effecient, fast, fully-tracked courier service
- International delivery service
- Cloud based web management interface

The Clothing Wholesaler - B2B + B2C

What we provide:

- Cost effective nation-wide carton delivery.
- Pick and pack warehouse storage/dispatch service
- Same day delivery service
- Reverse logistics/Freight forward system