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Shipping containers to New Zealand from the UK

At Excess International, we’re proud to be one of the most trusted international moving companies in the UK. And with over 30 years’ experience in freight shipping, a dedicated team and competitive rates, it isn’t hard to see why. We offer a door-to-door shipping containers service to New Zealand for unbeatable convenience. So, when you arrive in New Zealand, you can sit back, relax, and await delivery of your items.

Inclusive in quote for shipping containers to New Zealand are:

  • A dedicated move manager to answer queries and organise your shipment and delivery
  • Fully trained packers and movers to secure your possessions in high-quality packing materials to ensure their safety in transit
  • Items loaded onto shipping containers and shipped to New Zealand
  • Your belongings cleared, devanned, delivered via truck and unpacked into your new home, new office, workplace, hotel or other required end destination
  • Shipping fees, terminal fees and customs clearance


Why choose Excess International for shipping containers to New Zealand?

When you choose our shipping containers to New Zealand service, we take care to understand your needs and cater to your requirements. Whether you’re sending gifts to loved ones around the world or sending an entire house worth of belongings, we’re more than happy to help.


Transit methods for shipping containers to New Zealand

There are two transit methods for shipping containers to New Zealand. The right choice for you will depend on your budget, end location and schedule.

GRP: If you are shipping the contents of a small apartment, flat, a small office or even just large furniture items from your house – GRP is the best option for you. Your effects are stowed and secured within a shared container and you will only pay for the space your possessions occupy.

Full Container Load: FCL is the favoured option for those shipping an entire home or large work offices etc. You will be charged for a 20ft or 40ft container depending on the volume of your international removals and you can fill the container how you wish.



We offer a door to door container shipping service to many destinations across New Zealand. Some of our most popular destinations for shipping include:

Auckland, Nelson, Wellington, Whanganui, Christchurch, New Plymouth, Rotorua, Tauranga, Hamilton, Dunedin, Whangarei, Gisborne, Palmerston North, Tamaki, Invercargill, Gisborne, Napier-Hastings, Mt Albert, Upper Hutt, Papamoa

The safe delivery of your belongings is crucial to us at Excess International Movers, so we don’t leave anything to chance!

Loading cargo onto a ship for international removals

At Excess International, we have built up a reputation as one of the UK’s leading container shipping companies, thanks to our dedicated staff, safe and secure shipping and low-cost prices.

Thanks to the expertise we have acquired over 30 years of shipping containers to New Zealand, we have the skill to ship everything from a single box of clothes or a vehicle, to a whole house move and beyond.

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