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Kia Ora and Welcome to New Zealand!
Whether you are permanently migrating to NZ, a returning Kiwi or coming for work, no matter where in the world you’re moving from, New Zealand Van Lines are the most trusted moving company and can coordinate the door-to-door shipping from countries all around the globe to Aotearoa.
NZ Van Lines are equipped with the expertise, experience and resources to make your relocation experience an enjoyable and stress-free one. We will be with you every step of the way, starting with the organisation of our service partner to pack and ship your personal effects, right through to your clearances and delivery in New Zealand – we will manage the entire process for you.
Whether you are moving from the United Kingdom, Australia, the USA, Canada, South Africa, Asia or any other country to New Zealand, NZ Van Lines can assist every step of the way. Request a free, no obligation moving quote today.
Moving individuals and families to NZ for over 35 years!
NZ Van Lines is one of the world’s most respected moving companies. Annually, we partner with our global affiliates to manage and control over 3,000 outbound moves and 5,500 shipments of household goods, into New Zealand. You can trust us to take care of your packing, shipping, storage, insurance and other moving needs
When you move with New Zealand Van Lines, a dedicated Move Manager will assist you with your international move every step of the way. Coordinating the packing and uplift, container loading, voyage, export and importation documentation, container unloading and delivery to your New Zealand residence.
Whether you are a Kiwi coming home or wanting to make New Zealand your new home, New Zealand Van Lines can manage the whole process for you.
Why Choose NZ Van Lines for your move to New Zealand?
We aren’t just New Zealand’s biggest and best resourced moving company, we are one of the world’s most respected. NZ Van Lines are the preferred mover to private citizens, corporates, and many government entities, through an exclusive ‘all of government’ contract for residential relocation services and storage.
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Annually, we partner with our global affiliates to manage and control over 3,000 outbound and 5,500 shipments of household goods, into New Zealand.
marine transit insurance
Protecting your possessions has never been easier with NZ Van Lines. Choose the option that’s right for you from our range of comprehensive marine insurance options, and rest easy in the knowledge that your household goods are fully insured.
secure storage solutions
If you require short or long term storage prior to leaving your home country we can assist with secure and affordable options. Upon arrival in NZ we cover every postcode through our nationwide network of 15 purpose built storage facilities.
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In addition to the packing, moving, clearance and delivery of household goods we also provide marine insurance cover, motor vehicle relocations, pet moving, orientations, home finding services and lots more.
International Shipping to New Zealand
If you are considering a move to New Zealand we will provide a seamless door-to-door process, all managed by our Kiwi based Move Management team. As New Zealand’s biggest volume international mover you can be assured that NZ Van Lines has the shipping options to meet even the tightest deadlines. Best of all we stay with you for 100% of the journey.
Air Freight shipments are generally needed when there are specific personal effects required, within a short time frame. Many customers will have a smaller air freight shipment arriving in advance of their sea freight. This is a popular option for customers moving into longer term transit accommodation while they wait for their primary shipment, or self-employed workers setting up their home office.
Sea Freight Sole-Use Container
Sole-use 20’ or 40’ shipping containers are most often used for complete house loads, and can include additional items e.g. motor vehicles. They are the most efficient and quickest option for a direct door-to-door service. In some instances, we can deliver your personal effects from the same container that was loaded at residence.
Sea Freight Shared Container
Shared or Groupage Containers are a popular choice, often being used for small shipments or when two to three households of personal effects can be consolidated into the same container. Generally, a shared container is very cost effective, as you only pay for the space you use. They are especially popular with less time sensitive customers.