With strategic headquarters in Berlin, Germany & Fort Lauderdale, USA Berlin Motors is a leading International Auto Logistics Service Provider. We offer unrivaled car buying and shipping solutions to New Zealand and many worldwide destinations, providing cost-efficient one-stop services to car buyers, car dealers, parallel importers and traders.
Are you looking to import a vehicle to New Zealand?
Berlin Motors, in association with global shippers, can arrange for the safe and secure delivery of your vehicle to New Zealand, and many worldwide destinations.
In addition to arranging for vehicle relocation and importation to New Zealand, as a licensed car dealer and exporter, Berlin Motors can help you with every step of the car buying process – from negotiating the best dealer price, verifying vehicle and seller information to VIP Car Checks, Homologation Services and much more.
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Read on below for more information on car shipping services to New Zealand.
Berlin Motors can assist with complete car shipping to New Zealand, or anywhere worldwide. We coordinate unloading and customs clearance at destination.
We can arrange for delivery of your car to the nearest NZ port, including:
Berlin Motors, in cooperation with global car shippers, will ship your vehicle from Miami, Jacksonville, New York, Houston, Los Angeles & Oakland, California to New Zealand or any destination in the world.
We offer complete car shipping and buying services at all our locations, with direct office service to New Zealand and many worldwide destinations from Berlin, Duisburg, Fort Lauderdale, Los Angeles, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Dalian, China. We also provide storage service until your car is ready to be shipped.
Our car transport and logistics services include:
Contact us online to get started or find out more about our Vehicle Shipping and Transportation Services to New Zealand.
We offer the most competitive auto shipping rates to New Zealand and many worldwide destinations thanks to volume discounts via our shipping partners.
Some of the customs charges applied to imported vehicles in New Zealand, include:
- GST – Goods and services tax of 15 percent. GST is calculated on the customs value of the vehicle, plus duty (if any), plus the cost of shipping the vehicle to New Zealand (including insurance charges).
- IEFT – An import entry transaction fee of $29.26 will be required for motor vehicles valued at $1,000 or more.
- Biosecurity – A biosecurity system entry levy of $19.98 is collected by Customs on behalf of the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI).
*Concessionary Entry: A person arriving in New Zealand who on the date of importation of the goods holds a document authorizing residence in New Zealand has the ability to import a motor vehicle, motorcycle, and/or small ship without having to pay the standard GST.
If you’re importing a vehicle to New Zealand it must meet the applicable New Zealand standards before arranging transport to New Zealand. Berlin Motors can help you gather all necessary documentation and assist with customs processing.
When importing a motor vehicle to New Zealand from the USA some of the documentation you’ll need includes:
- Statement of Compliance – lists the standards to which a vehicle was certified when it was manufactured.
- Proof of Ownership – deregistration or change of ownership papers or a USA certificate of origin plus an invoice, bill of sale or receipt, etc.
- Emissions Standards – an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) label or a statement of compliance that includes an approved emission standard.
- Frontal Impact & Overall Standards – an FMVSS (US Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards) plate or a statement of compliance.
- Fuel Consumption Certificate
All new or used motor vehicles, including motorcycles, imported into New Zealand must be certified by NZ Transport Agency (NZTA)-approved certifiers as complying with New Zealand legal requirements, before they can be registered for use on public roads in New Zealand. Learn more about importing a vehicle to New Zealand at the New Zealand Transport Agency.
Vehicle imports into New Zealand from the USA must also be converted to New Zealander specifications, including emissions, lights and other vehicle parts that must be updated before exporting the vehicle from the states. Berlin Motors offers professional TÜV conversion and homologation services for vehicle imports into New Zealand and the rest of Europe. Upon request, Berlin Motors customers enjoy a One Stop complete service, starting from the purchase of the vehicle in the US – land transport – shipping overseas – conversion homologation in Europe and door to door delivery. We offer an individual approval including: Exhaust Emissions Report and an EMC Certificate.
Before your vehicle is shipped to New Zealand, it must also be steam cleaned inside and outside to ensure the removal of any materials that may pose a quarantine risk. Berlin Motors can assist with any cleaning arrangements needed to meet New Zealand quarantine requirements.
Berlin Motors with our authorized partners, loads vehicle via a modern loading system that uses metal lifts in the container, and cars only get strapped by the wheels. This provides vehicles more space in the container and minimizes the risk of damage. Multiple vehicles are loaded into a single container, ensuring fast delivery times and reduced shipping costs.
We utilize this car loading rack system from the USA to Europe, Dubai, and China. We also use this system for car shipments from Dubai to Germany & New Zealand. Berlin Motors assists project customers to select the best shipping solution.
Berlin Motors Logistics has a large network of car dealers to help you find your vehicle. We can then arrange for shipping to the United Kingdom or any destination in the world.
Can't find the vehicle your searching for? We also perform world-wide vehicle searches and can even find cars that are coming up to auction.