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Freephone within New Zealand
0508 447 669

Freephone from Australia
1800 796 338

International callers
+64 3 962 2607

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Our Business Service Centre is the first point of contact for all general enquiries. We are open for your calls during the following times:

  • 8.30am - 5.00pm Monday to Thursday
  • 9.00am - 5.00pm Friday

(except public holidays)



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By mail

By courier

PO Box 9241

Marion Square

Wellington 6141

New Zealand

15 Stout Street

Wellington 6011

New Zealand