New Zealand Post API Integration and Tracking


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New Zealand Post Services

Shipping services  

  • Domestic shipment

  • Overseas shipment

  • Air freight

  • Cost-effective and express deliver

Special services

  • Redelivery

  • Label creation

  • YouShop services

Technology services

  • Customised tracking management software

  • Best-in-class logistics solutions

About New Zealand Post


New Zealand Post, or NZ Post, is one of the most trusted postal service providers in New Zealand. The company's services connect communities, people and businesses around the globe. It intends to fulfil your mailing requirements both digitally and physically. New Zealand Post provides various delivery services to send parcels, mail and packages. These services include tracking management, rate shop, redirecting parcels, warehousing, global logistics etc. The company works with enterprises to discover innovative solutions to their problems and help them scale internationally.

New Zealand Post is a state-owned postal service company founded in 1840. It provided its banking, telecommunication and postal services until 1987. The office of New Zealand Post got divided into three state-owned companies- Postbank Limited, New Zealand Post Limited and Telecom Corporation of New Zealand Limited. In 1990, NZ Post began its airline, Airpost, in collaboration with Airworks (NZ) Limited. 

In 2012, it launched a variety of services, such as YouShop, ParcelPods, YouPost, stamps generation, etc. The company introduced after-hour parcel deliveries, meal deliveries and rural delivery services in 2017. NZ Post is headquartered in Wellington, New Zealand and delivers 650 million parcels annually. It has the latest network management system, 700+ courier branches, 26 depot branches (out of the 700 branches), over 120 line haul vehicles with GPS and three Boeing 737-400 air freighters.

With NZ Post's mailing services, retailers can manage their mail online. They can send parcels across New Zealand and other countries using these services. Parcel delivery services offer various sending options like the economy, courier and express delivery. These options are cost-effective and ensure urgent and timely deliveries. 

The company also lets consumers choose a delivery method at their convenience. They can select a collection point, tell the person to leave the parcel somewhere safe or redirect their mail to the new address. Using NZ Post's redelivery services, customers can get their missed packages from the Parcel Collect location or local NZ Post store.

The personalised tracking page of NZ Post enables users and consumers to track multiple parcels. They have to enter a tracking number in the search bar to get real-time tracking updates of their parcels. The company has the facility of YouShop services. YouShop allows businesses to ship with sea freight, buy things that can't be delivered by air and track orders. ClickPost has a tracking API integration with New Zealand Post that sends tracking notifications to customers via SMS, WhatsApp or email when the parcels are dispatched. The shipping API integration highly benefits businesses as they can avail of courier services like returns management, COD reconciliation, NDR management, etc.

FAQs about New Zealand Post


1) How much time does NZ take to deliver parcels in the UK?

New Zealand Post takes 6 to 12 working days for economic services, 3 to 9 working days for express deliveries and 5 to 10 working days for courier and courier select services. Customers may face a delayed delivery time of 7 to 10 working days. 

2) Will I get compensation for my lost or damaged YouShop parcels?

Yes, New Zealand Post provides compensation for lost or damaged YouShop parcels. You have to use the company's assistance form to make an inquiry regarding your parcel. Once the claim for compensation is approved, the company will refund your lost or damaged packages. 

List of New Zealand Post APIs

API Description
Manifestation and shipping label generation API:

Create order on Courier Partner, fetch waybill and shipping label and place pickup request

Track Shipment API: Track your New Zealand Post shipment using AWB and Courier Partner
Cancellation API Cancel shipment manifested on Courier Partner for faster returns
EDD API: Show estimated delivery date for shipments on the order checkout page
NDR Action update: Updates the after NDR action directly on courier company’s database
Return Web-hooks: Track your return shipment using AWB and Courier Partner using web-hooks




How does it work?

Once integrated with ClickPost, you will never have to manually integrate with any other carrier EVER AGAIN


Step 1 - Select The Courier


Step 2 - Enter API Key


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