Tonga Post Limited was registered under the Companies Act on 10th April, 2006 and was corporatized on 1st July, 2008, as a public enterprise. The sole shareholder is the Government of Tonga. The company is headed by a Board of Directors who account to the Minister for Public Enterprises. Tonga Post is a member of the Universal Postal Union (UPU), and the Asia and Pacific Postal Union (APPU), representing the Kingdom of Tonga.
The Head Office of the company is located at its new location on the Vaha’akolo Road, Vaololoa. The General Post Office is located at the corner of Salote Road and Taufaahau Road, Nuku’alofa but a post office counter is also available at the Vaololoa site. The printing department is located at Vaololoa. The company telephone number is 21-700 or 23-465 for the Printing services department, with opening hours, Monday to Friday 8.30am – 4.30pm. The Nukualofa location sales counter service hours are from 8.30am – 4.30pm, Monday to Friday and 9:00am – 12:00pm on Saturdays.
The postal network is made up of one post office in Neiafu, Vava’u and four postal agents in each of the outer island groups. There are five postal agents in rural Tongatapu.
In October 2013, Tonga Post merged with Tonga Print under a Cabinet direction that Tonga Post purchase Tonga Print. Today, Tonga Print is now a functional department of Tonga Post operating however under a new brand ‘Tonga Fast Print’.
The printing service carries out the printing production and manufacturing activities: processes include computer typesetting, design and layout for either digital or offset printing requirements; case binding, full bound binding, soft & hard cover binding, stitching and perfect book binding, collating, folding & finishing and gold block writing.