Missions and areas of expertise

OPT provides services throughout New Caledonia in three areas of expertise : telecommunications, mail and parcel services, and financial services for individual and business customers.

Key tasks undertaken by OPT-NC include :

  • developing infrastructure (post offices, technical facilities, networks…);
  • ensuring access to digital services (initiatives and projects implementation to address the needs of local communities);
  • providing core services throughout the Territory (postal, telecommunications and banking services);
  • implementing appropriate pricing policies.

 

Our areas of expertise

Telecom services

Key tasks undertaken by the Telecom Division include :

  • Marketing, invoicing and recovering the proceeds and Internet, landline and mobile phone services;
  • Creating and marketing product offerings and new services;
  • Fulfilling public service duties through public terminals management;
  • Ensuring publication of the telephone directory;
  • Launching promotional campaigns.

Our Telecom services generated a turnover of CFP 20.954 billion in 2017 (88% of OPT’s total turnover).

Some figures :

  • 366 sites : 210 4G sites and 8 4G+ sites
  • 336 2G-3G+ sites
  • 61 995 landline subscribers
  • 82 894 cellular subscribers
  • 108 300 000 SMS send per year
  • 6 500 FTTH subscribers
  • 33 794 mobile Internet clients
  • 1 168 Céleris Ethernet links

Mail and philately services

Key tasks undertaken by the Mail and Parcels Division include :

  • Ensuring mail and parcels delivery;
  • Creating and marketing product offerings and new services;
  • Launching promotional campaigns;
  • Implementing a yearly philatelic programme.

Our Mail and Philately services generated a turnover of CFP 2.3 billion in 2017 (10% of OPT’s total turnover).

Some figures :

  • 1 mail processing centre
  • 2 mail distribution centre
  • more than 70 000 letters and parcels are delivered on a daily basis
  • 58 home-delivery postal distribution, with 40 in Noumea and Noumea surroundings
  • 52 500 delivered letter boxes with 50 000 in Noumea and Noumea surroundings 
  • 63 334 PO boxes
  • 145 PO boxes blocks in tribal areas

Financial services

Key tasks undertaken by the Banking Services Division include :

  • Managing customer deposits;
  • Issuing means of payment;
  • Managing current accounts, savings accounts and related services;
  • Providing short-term overdraft and savings facilities;
  • Creating and marketing product offerings and new services;
  • Launching promotional campaigns.

Our Financial services generated a turnover of CFP 597 million in 2017 (2% of OPT’s total turnover).

Some figures :

  • 1 financial centre
  • 75 ATMs
  • 44 966 postal current accounts
  • 102 000 savings accounts
  • 2 900 000 cash withdrawal operations on 2017 basis
  • 97 000 balance inquiries on a monthly basis