Privacy Policy

Who is collecting your personal information on behalf of Santa?

NZ Post is collecting your personal information (on behalf of Santa) for the purpose of sending you a ‘thank you’ letter from Santa, so you know he has received your Christmas letter. Santa would also like NZ Post to keep this information so they can let you know about how to write to Santa next year.

What personal information are we collecting on behalf of Santa?

NZ Post is collecting the following information (on behalf of Santa)

What happens to your name and address information after you fill in the online form?

Your personal information is collected and stored by NZ Post. After receiving your personal address information, NZ Post (with help from Santa) will use your personal address information only to send a reply ‘thank you’ letter. Your contact information will be used to tell you about how to write to Santa next year too.

How to contact us

NZ Post is committed to working with our customers to ensure fair resolution of any privacy requests, concerns or compliments.

You can request your personal information or deletion at any time by contacting our Privacy Officer at or write to us at Private Bag 39990, Wellington Mail Centre, Lower Hutt 5045, New Zealand. We reserve the right to charge you a fee for supplying this information to you.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may change this Privacy Statement from time to time. If this is required, we will post changes to the Privacy Statement and publish the effective date when this statement is updated.

The one you are reading now was updated in October 2023.

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