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Vodafone has announced it will close its email service down on 30 November 2017. They declared their "email service is no longer delivering the sort of experience [their] customers need today".

This means any email addresses with the following domains will cease at the end of next month:

clear.net.nz quik.co.nz
es.co.nz vodafone.co.nz
ihug.co.nz vodafone.net.nz
paradise.net.nz wave.co.nz
pcconnect.co.nz  

If you are currently using an email address which will be affected by this and ...

You have not already set up another email address:

We recommend you do this as soon as possible to avoid possible business interruption and/or loss of important emails and contacts.

You will also have time to set up automatic forwarding of emails to your new email address (similar to a postal redirection when you move house), and notify important contacts, agencies and providers of your new email.

Vodafone have endeavoured to make the change-over as easy as possible by setting up a comprehensive information website, with links to recommended alternate email services (Gmail or Outlook), FAQs, checklists and how-to videos.  Click here to check out their site.

If you have already arranged another email address:

We would like to update our records to ensure you experience no interruption to client services or email communications. Please click here to advise us of your new email address using our online contact form, or send us an email.