International postage charges are determined by the zone your destination country belongs to.
Know your zone
We divide the international delivery network into zones, based on delivery costs and speed. Each zone has its own price point. The zone structure we use depends on the type of item being sent.
The cost of delivering your letter or prepaid product overseas is determined by which of these 3 zones it's being sent to:
- New Zealand
- Asia Pacific
- Rest of the World
Parcels and courier items
The cost of sending your parcel or courier item overseas is determined by which of our 8 zones it's being sent to.
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A summary of zones for popular destination countries is provided below. For a comprehensive list, please see the International Post Guide.
|Destination country||Parcel zone||Letter zone|
|Austria||7||Rest of the World|
|Belgium||7||Rest of the World|
|Canada||4||Rest of the World|
|Denmark||7||Rest of the World|
|Finland||7||Rest of the World|
|France||6||Rest of the World|
|Germany||6||Rest of the World|
|Greece||7||Rest of the World|
|Hong Kong China
|Ireland||6||Rest of the World|
|Israel||8||Rest of the World|
|Italy||6||Rest of the World|
|Korea, South||3||Asia Pacific|
|Malta||7||Rest of the World|
|Netherlands||6||Rest of the World|
|New Caledonia||5||Asia Pacific|
|New Zealand||1||New Zealand|
|Norway||6||Rest of the World|
|Papua New Guinea||5||Asia Pacific|
|Poland||7||Rest of the World|
|Solomon Islands||5||Asia Pacific|
|South Africa||7||Rest of the World|
|Spain||6||Rest of the World|
|Sri Lanka||5||Asia Pacific|
|Sweden||6||Rest of the World|
|Switzerland||6||Rest of the World|
|United Kingdom||6||Rest of the World|
|USA||4||Rest of the World|
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