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Car Importers NZ - Importing a Vehicle Into NZ direct from the US, UK, Europe or Australia?

Welcome to Extreme Global. We are here to make it happen!

Extreme Global helps clients import virtually any kind of vehicle into and within New Zealand, thanks to our personalized car importers nz shipping programme backed by many years of industry knowledge. 

When it comes to vehicle importing, we ship imported classic cars, limited-edition vehicles, collector’s items, boats, camper vans, motorhomes, caravans, jet skis, motorbikes, agricultural machinery, horse floats & trailers. We offer shipping via containers, RORO and break bulk. 

Whether you would like to import American Cars to NZ, importing cars from UK to NZ, Classic Car Imports, an Audi or a BMW, a Corvette or a Dodge, an E-type or an F-150, a GM, a Holden or any European Cars, we move them all. As New Zealand car importers, we are able to get your dream car into NZ safely & promptly. Let’s make your overseas car buying prospects a reality!

How much does it cost to import a car  into NZ?

The following costs are involved when you import a car into NZ. GST is payable at 15% on the landed Value, which is the Value of the Vehicle, plus freight, plus Insurance.  Otherwise known as the CIF (Cost, Insurance + Freight) price. Duty - Cars are free of Duty. 

For further info click here or use our Online Calculator.


How It Works Importing a Vehicle Shipping Tips

How It Works

Once you  find a vehicle that you’d like to import into New Zealand, and we do the rest – literally. As importers of cars, Extreme Global manages shipping times and container sizes, not to mention the required customs and MPI border inspections on arrival to New Zealand, plus we can arrange pick-up from anywhere in the US or UK and deliver your new imported vehicle straight to your door in New Zealand.If you're enquiring about the cost to ship a car from USA to NZ or looking for a 'ship car from UK to NZ' quote, simply make use of our Online Calculator. 


Importing a Vehicle

New Zealand allows the import of 'used' vehicles, provided the vehicle meets applicable standards, safety and emissions requirements. There must also be acceptable proof of ownership and standards compliance. These things are checked in the process known as entry certification. Entry certifiers are appointed by the NZ Transport Agency to carry out this task. 


Shipping Tips

In New Zealand, cars and trucks are duty-free, but caravans are subject to 5% duty. Motorhomes and RVs are subject to 10% duty. Ask us about duty charged on other potential purchases. All imports are subject to GST of 15% on the landed cost (the cost of goods plus the cost of freight and insurance). Left-hand drive vehicles over 20 years old do not need to be converted to right-hand drive. Original titles or ownership papers are required for all vehicles being imported from the United States. All vehicles imported into New Zealand are subject to strict regulations, ask us for more information. 

11 Oct 2018

Import Swift Caravan from UK to NZ

Import your own Swift Caravan from UK to NZ! At Extreme Global we make importing caravans to NZ a breeze.

03 Oct 2018

Import Electric Car - Electric Vehicles NZ - Extreme Global

Extreme Global operate a weekly import service from the UK and US specialising in the importing of electric cars.

25 Sep 2018

Importing Vehicles into NZ - Summary Notes

Thinking of importing vehicles into NZ? See our summary of what's required which includes compliance, GST & Duty, MAF and General Notes - Call Extreme Global

05 Sep 2018

Ship Early for Christmas!

Looking to buy a Caravan or Car out the UK and use it for the Holidays?

18 Jul 2018

Extreme Global moves to new USA fumigant – Trade name Vikane.

This week Extreme Global and it’s US partner CFR Rinkens has switched to the fumigant Vikane to treat our machinery and car containers coming in from the USA.

01 Aug 2017

Shipping cars from USA to NZ made easier

Clients importing American classic cars into New Zealand can breathe relief the US west coast Long Shoreman agreed to extend the current contract. There will be no repeat of extensive d...