Classified & Family Notices

How to place a Classified Ad or Family Notice

Simply call us on 0800HERALD (0800 437 253), email or fax (09) 373 6434.

For Family Notices please email

Our Customer Contact Centre hours of operation are 8.00am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday and 12.30pm to 5.30pm on Sunday, we are closed on Saturday.

To place an advert online, visit


About Classifieds and Family Notices

Classifieds and Family Notices appear in the Herald daily under the following groupings:

  • Real Estate – read about our HeraldHomes section also appearing every Saturday and Wednesday and Sunday Homes
  • Read about Herald Commercial Property appearing every Saturday and Wednesday.
  • Employment – read about our HeraldJobs section also appearing every Saturday and Wednesday
  • Motoring – read about our Driven liftout also appearing every Saturday and Wednesday
  • Family Notices section offers broad reach, and is the trusted vehicle to announce important personal information to the wider community.
  • Public Notices
  • Personals including Adult Entertainment
  • For Sale
  • Flats and Flatmates
  • Other including Trade & Services and Business Listings


What does this mean for advertisers?

With almost a million readers every week, the Herald Classifieds are a proven and effective means of reaching Aucklanders. Herald Public Notices is recognised by government, local authority and other associations as the ‘authority’ destination for notices that reach the widest public forum of any media available. Herald Classifieds deliver a strong response and cost effective results.






Monday to Sunday


Compact (Monday to Friday, Sunday), Broadsheet (Saturday)