The Queenstown Lakes District Council is refusing to comment
on a rates rounding stoush with New Zealand Post.
The council said in a press statement on Wednesday that New
Zealand Post's computer system was to blame for the land area
on rates demands being rounded up to the nearest whole 100sq
However, New Zealand Post told the Otago Daily Times:
''We did as we were instructed, and did not round up any
Asked for a response yesterday, council communications
manager Michele Poole said ''I confirm that the council is
not making further comment today.''