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CAR SHIPPING TO NEW ZEALAND – COSTS ON ARRIVAL
  • Local fees and port and container unpacking charges (NZ$900–1,100) – payable to the clearance agent / local shipping line office
  • Quarantine /MAF inspection (NZ$100–150) – payable to the MAF/Biosecurity NZ
  • Customs fees and border check (NZ$200–250) – payable to the NZ Customs Service
  • Customs clearance (if carried out by an agent) (NZ$200–250) – payable to the clearance agent,
  • Cleaning fees if ordered by the MAF officer (NZ$300–400) – payable to the cleaning contractor
  • Vehicle check and inspection (NZ$400–600) – payable to the appropriate entry certifier
  • Registration (approximately NZ$600–800) – payable to the motor registration centre
  • Driving insurance (variable) – payable to a local insurance broker.
USEFUL WEBSITES

NZ Customs Service

NZ Car Values

NZ Registration and Licensing

NZ Transport Agency Vehicle Importing Guide

NZ Fact sheets / resources (1) (select ‘Importing a Vehicle’ and ‘Factsheet 44a’ at the bottom of the page)

NZ Fact sheets / resources (2) (for vehicles 10–20 years old that do not qualify as a personal tax free import)

NZ AA Enquiry (New Zealand AA enquiry form for checking compliance prior to shipment)

Full, printable information covering everything on this website and more, including a guide to prices and useful website and contact addresses, can be found in the New Zealand Info Pack (PDF).

NZ | Key FactsNZ | Guide to Shipping
NZ | Customs Rules & TaxesNZ | Import Regulations
NZ | Costs on ArrivalNZ | Info Pack (PDF)