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Shipping to New Zealand

We specialise in shipments to or from New Zealand

If you are relocationg to New Zealand please call us or fill in our enquiry form for prices and advice.

New Zealand is one of our favourite shipping destinations and is also one our most popular with our customers.

Simply Ship offers a full range of services to New Zealand. We can ship cars and motorcycles as part of your move

To obtain an online quote for shipping to New Zealand
please click here: Get Quotation

or email

Alternatively our head office team are waiting to assist you:


We Ship to all parts of New Zealand:
International Removals to Auckland
International Removals to Wellington
International Removalsto Dunedin
International Removals to Christchurch

Shipping to New Zealand Information

REMOVALS & SHIPPING TO NEW ZEALAND – Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Napier, Tauranga etc

We specialise in:
Airfreight to New Zealand
Baggage Shipping to New Zealand
Less than a container load/Groupage (share a container services)
Full Container Loads (FCL) to New Zealand

We are a National Company with local offices.Our knowledgeable and friendly team are here to help you.
Freephone 0808 101 2331 or Online Get Quotation

Importing Personal and Household effects into New Zealand
No customs charges for new persons arriving in New Zealand or residents returning from an overseas absence of not less than 21 months,

Documents Required:

Copy of Passport (photograph page)
Baggage Sufferance form and customs declaration
Quarantine declaration
Inventory / Packing list

New Zealand Agriculture Information
To protect New Zealand’s “clean & green” environment, MAF Bio security will examine the inventory that accompanies your shipment and depending upon the contents, you shipment maybe subject to inspection and possible fumigation.

Items of interest to inspectors include all items that may have come into contact with soil such as gardening equipment, bicycles, scooters, sports and camping equipment, golf clubs, buggies, brooms, mops, vacuum cleaners, horse riding gear, outdoor furniture Etc. These items should be thoroughly cleaned prior to shipment.

Do not ship cane ware unless it has been commercially manufactured, items such as baskets bought at local markets are likely to require fumigation.

Prohibited Goods:

Inflammable goods and substances
Pistols & Revolvers (rifles and shotguns will need a permit)
Plants, seeds and plant material
Ivory , tortoise or turtle shell in any form
All foodstuffs, perishables or otherwise
Narcotics and dangerous goods
Feathers, furs, skins, tusks from endangered species
Other items subject to Treatment
Pine cones

Transit Times

Groupage – share a container service to 10-14 weeks door to door

Sole use containers 6 - 9 weeks port to port. There is a weekly service for FCL’s.

Transit times do vary depending on customs or immigration delays, weather conditions, time of year and the volumes being shipped. For up to date information please call your local Simply Ship office

Customs Clearance
Customs clearance will take between 5 to 10 days, and will depend upon the volumes at customs,

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Customers effects being loaded into a shipping container

Internanional Removalist Packer securing loaD

Car being loaded into shipping container and strapped down

Container closed and sealed and ready to be taken to ship

We also send effects by air We also can send your effects by airfreight

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