Directory of Logistics Regulators - New Zealand

Issue Area Affecting Logistics Based on Door-to-Door Delivery Agency in Charge and Contact Information Where to Access Specific Information
International Transport 1.  International Air freight Transport Rights Designated Agency/s: Ministry of Transport 
Address:
P.O. Box 3175, Wellington 6140 
Tel: +64-4-439-9000 
Fax: +64-4-439-9004 
Website: 
www.transport.govt.nz 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): John Macilree 
Email Address:
j.macilree@transport.govt.nz
For information relating to air traffic rights for air freight service providers:

Contact John Macilree directly at the e-mail address given.

2.  Cross-border land transit and transport rights Designated Agency/s:   
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For information relating to cross-border transit policies and operations (if applicable)

Not applicable to New Zealand

3.  International Maritime Transport Designated Agency/s: The New Zealand Association of Shipping Agents 
Address: P.O. Box 194 Wellington 6011 
Tel: +64-4-916-7575 
Fax: +64-4-916-7577 
Website: 
www.nzasa.com 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): Bruce Heather 
Email Address:
nzasa.ship@xtra.co.nz
For information relating to vessel docking, and onward carriage of international cargo

There is no dedicated government agency involved in this area.  The best contact is a private sector organisation, whose details are provided.

Customs & Trade Facilitation 4.  Customs Valuation, Duties, Taxes and Payment Designated Agency/s: New Zealand Customs Service 
Address:  
Tel: 0800 4 CUSTOMS (0800 428 786) 
Fax:  
Website: 
www.customs.govt.nz  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic):
0800 4 CUSTOMS (0800 428 786) 
Email Address:
feedback@customs.govt.nz
For information for freight forwarders on payment of duties and taxes
5.  AEO Programs Designated Agency/s: New Zealand Customs Service 
Address:  
Tel: 0800 4 CUSTOMS (0800 428 786) 
Fax:  
Website: 
www.customs.govt.nz/exporters/Secure+Exports+Scheme.htm  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 0800 4 CUSTOMS (0800 428 786) 
Email Address:
feedback@customs.govt.nz
For information on AEO Program policies and criteria (if applicable)
6.  Customs brokerage services - Licensing Designated Agency/s: New Zealand Customs Service 
Address:  
Tel: 0800 4 CUSTOMS (0800 428 786) 
Fax:  
Website: 
www.customs.govt.nz 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 0800 4 CUSTOMS (0800 428 786) 
Email Address:
feedback@customs.govt.nz
For information on permit or license associated with providing customs brokerage services
Domestic Regulation 7.  Market access / foreign investment – licensing Designated Agency/s:   
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For general information on starting a foreign invested business 

See NZ IAP

8.  Cargo Handling – licensing/permits Designated Agency/s:   
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Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For information on policies relating to cargo handling services and licensing (if applicable)

There is no government agency involved in licensing cargo handling services. 

9.  Port Management Designated Agency/s:   
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Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For information on Port Regulation including foreign investment in port management

There is no government agency involved in port management.  Foreign investment is handled by the Overseas Investment Office.

10.  Logistics – licensing Designated Agency/s:   
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Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
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For information on licensing or permits associated with provision of logistics services (if applicable)

There is no government agency involved in logistics licensing.

11. Freight forwarding – licensing Designated Agency/s:   
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Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
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For information on licensing or permits associated with provision of freight forwarding services (if applicable)

There is no government agency involved in freight forwarding licensing.

12. Domestic transport rights Designated Agency/s:   
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Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
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For information on domestic air, land, and sea transport rights

See NZ IAP for modal requirements

13. Warehousing – licensing Designated Agency/s:   
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Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For information related to licensing or permit associated with the provision of warehousing services
14. Postal Permits (if applicable) Designated Agency/s:   
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Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For postal related information if applicable to the operation of logistics business
15.  Vehicle operation General:  
Designated Agency/s: New Zealand Transport Agency 
Address: Private Bag 6995 Wellington 6141 
Tel: +64-4-894-5400 
Fax: +64-4-894-6100 
Website: 
www.nzta.govt.nz
For information related to motor vehicle registration

Designated Agency/s: New Zealand Transport Agency
Address: Private Bag 11777 Palmerston North 4442 
Tel: +64-6-953-6200 
Fax: +64-6-953-6406 
Website:  www.nzta.govt.nz 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic):Brett Dooley 
Email Address:
brett.dooley@nzta.gov.nz


Updated as of March 2010