New Zealand Post

New Zealand Post is the mainstream package/freight and delivery service for New Zealand. You can connect your NZ Post account to ShipStation so you can create NZ Post labels for your parcels.

New Zealand Post Integration Requirements

  • An active account with New Zealand Post

Connect a New Zealand Post Account to ShipStation

To connect your NZ Post account to ShipStation:

  1. Click the Add a Provider Account button.

    Carriers section with an arrow pointing to Add a Carrier Account button.
  2. Select the New Zealand Post tile and click Connect.

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  3. Enter your New Zealand Post Username and Password, and choose an Account Nickname for you to identify the carrier account in ShipStation.

  4. Click Connect.

New Zealand Post Available Features

ShipStation's integration with NZ Post supports the following standard features:

Common ShipStation Features

International Services

Air Small Parcel

Air Parcel

Air Parcel (Thermal)

Air Small Parcel (Thermal)

Air Satchel

Air Satchel - Documents

Courier

Courier (Thermal)

Courier DIA

Express Courier

Courier Exemption

Courier China

GoChina

GoChina (Thermal)

Express Courier (DDTP)

Air Parcel

Courier

Express Courier

eParcel - Sig. with ATL

eParcel - Sig. No ATL

eParcel Dangerous Goods

eParcel - Tracked

eParcel - Untracked

eParcel - Tracked (6x4)

Air Satchel Tracked

Air Satchel Tracked - Fixed Rates

Air Satchel Tracked (Asia)

Package Options

Package

Custom Packages

Additional Features for New Zealand Post

ShipStation's integration with NZ Post allows for the following additional features:

Feature

Description

Manifesting is part of the label generation process

When you create a label, ShipStation sends the manifest along with label generation.

The carrier integration can be used to create domestic shipping labels.

The carrier integration can be used to create international shipping labels.

ShipStation will submit international customs information electronically to the carrier.

The carrier integration can be used to create domestic return labels.

ShipStation will display estimated shipping rates for the carrier based on the connected account information and shipment details.

Additional carrier insurance can be purchased through ShipStation.

Shipping labels created for this carrier will include a tracking number that can be used to view the shipment status on the carrier's tracking website. Tracking may not be available for all shipping services.

When tracking is available, ShipStation will automatically track the shipment status and update the tracking status on the Shipments tab. This feature allows for other advanced ShipStation features like delayed notifications and the Branded Tracking Page.

ShipStation can perform an End of Day process for the carrier and creates an End of Day PDF file that can be printed and provided to the carrier. The End of Day process can be mandatory or optional, based on the carrier and your account with them. The file may or may not be submitted electronically, see End of Day (Electronic).

ShipStation can print the store's logo on shipping labels created for this carrier. Label branding may not be available for all shipping services.

ShipStation can include information that will be displayed on the label as a label message. Label messages may not be available for all shipping services.

The carrier integration can be used to create multi-package shipments, where multiple individual packages are linked together into a single shipment record with a master tracking number.

You can connect this carrier integration to ShipStation multiple times using different account information, and choose which account will be used to create each shipment.

New Zealand Post Limitations

  • Voiding labels in ShipStation does not actually “void” with NZ Post. You will not be charged until the label is scanned.

The carrier integration can be used to create domestic shipping labels.

The carrier integration can be used to create international shipping labels.

ShipStation will submit international customs information electronically to the carrier.

The carrier integration can be used to create domestic return labels.

ShipStation will display estimated shipping rates for the carrier based on the connected account information and shipment details.

Additional carrier insurance can be purchased through ShipStation.

Shipping labels created for this carrier will include a tracking number that can be used to view the shipment status on the carrier's tracking website. Tracking may not be available for all shipping services.

When tracking is available, ShipStation will automatically track the shipment status and update the tracking status on the Shipments tab. This feature allows for other advanced ShipStation features like delayed notifications and the Branded Tracking Page.

ShipStation can perform an End of Day process for the carrier and creates an End of Day PDF file that can be printed and provided to the carrier. The End of Day process can be mandatory or optional, based on the carrier and your account with them. The file may or may not be submitted electronically, see End of Day (Electronic).

ShipStation can print the store's logo on shipping labels created for this carrier. Label branding may not be available for all shipping services.

ShipStation can include information that will be displayed on the label as a label message. Label messages may not be available for all shipping services.

The carrier integration can be used to create multi-package shipments, where multiple individual packages are linked together into a single shipment record with a master tracking number.

You can connect this carrier integration to ShipStation multiple times using different account information, and choose which account will be used to create each shipment.