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We’re serious about keeping you competitive in the marketplace; we do this by offering discounted fees for your Green Cargo®. Your Green Cargo® could be anything from bicycles, solar water heaters, solar panels, enviro shopping bags, bamboo clothing, solar street lights or water tanks.


We liaise with your suppliers to facilitate a smooth and timely Green Logistics® process in freight forwarding and customs clearing your goods from your suppliers premise all the way thorough to your chosen delivery destination in New Zealand.


Not only will our Green Customs® team handle all aspects of your air freight and sea freight shipments; we also make sure that the correct duty rates are applied to your goods and that all Quarantine aspects have been addressed – another way we aim to save our Green Customers.


Green Customs Clearance® rewards you for importing Green and eco-friendly products to New Zealand. Our goal is to see New Zealand become a greener place and we believe you should be rewarded for your green contribution. We’re passionate about supporting local businesses who are helping New Zealand meet the challenges of the future by importing environmentally friendly goods.

Whether you’re helping home-owners reduce waste or minimise their reliance on grid power, or providing more eco-friendly ways for people to get where they need to go, we will help you remain competitive. Qualifying customers can expect to receive significant discounts in their customs clearance fees when working with us compared to other customs brokers. We understand the challenges involved in shifting business towards a greener mindset.

We assess your product to gauge its validity as a green or eco product and if we accept that the goods are Green Freight® or Green Cargo® we will provide you with an obligation-free quote with a big discount attached.

Make the smart decision for your organisation and help make New Zealand a cleaner, happier and healthier place to live and work. When deciding which customs broker to work with – choose Platinum Freight® Green Customs® Clearance.


Green Customs Clearance® is a dedicated branch of Platinum® Freight Management Ltd, built to promote Green Customs® importing and offer a unique value to importers of green goods including:

  • Bicycles
  • Electric cars
  • Environmentally friendly products
  • Inverters
  • Solar hot water heaters
  • Solar panels
  • Recycled plastic bags
  • Organic fabrics
  • Composters and worm farms

What sets us apart?

Our business is led by an experienced team with over 23 years of Customs and International Trade knowledge of both the Customs Act 1901 and it’s accompanying Regulations. Working with Green Customs Clearance®, you will have all of the support you require from the moment you place an order with your supplier overseas until the time your order is received at your premise. Full compliance with Customs and Quarantine Regulations minimises delays whilst also saving financially without unnecessary warehouse or depot costs.

Our technical experience in both customs clearance and Green technology ensures that we have the capabilities to foresee and address any issues before the cargo has been fully purchased from overseas. We understand the variable nature of this emerging industry, so whether you are bringing in a single item via air freight or sea freight [Less than a Container Load] or Sea Freight [Full Container Load], you’ll receive the same Green service that all of our customers receive.



Green Customs Clearance® is a business built on principles. We believe that organisations devoted to making New Zealand a more eco-enviro friendly place should get all the support that they need.

As a New Zealand business ourselves, we understand the difficulties faced by other businesses when trying to remain competitive. With a global presence, we help local organisations reduce their operating costs without compromising on the quality of the service or the quantity of product that they can offer their customers.


Exceptional Customer Support


Full Compliance


Technical Expertise


Personalised Service

The difference is personalisation and unique expertise

The difference is personalisation and unique expertise
We go above and beyond the norm to ensure that you get precisely the service you’re after. No two companies are identical, so we offer bespoke, one-on-one customer service available seven days a week, tailored to the specific needs and goals of your business. We ensure that you’re kept up to date on every development with your shipment, giving you the confidence to trade, instead of the worries of cost or when the goods will arrive.

Our team of customs brokers are constantly aware of the latest changes in Quarantine and Customs Regulations, combining years of experience in the industry with in-depth knowledge of Green Cargo®. Whether you’re importing electric cars, solar panels, home energy storage systems, bicycles, organic fabrics or energy-efficient lightbulbs, you’ll benefit from our absolute commitment to quality, ensuring that we can satisfy your needs.

A new approach to Green Customs Clearance®

Whatever your business needs, start a discussion today with our team and find out how we can assist you. Green Cargo® is already the preferred freight forwarder of many eco-enviro friendly businesses throughout New Zealand.

Benefit from our dedication to quality and the environment. Send us a message via our enquiry form and find out if your product qualifies as Green Freight® or Green Cargo® and save money on your Green Customs Clearance®.


Work with a company who understands the social and the financial importance of your business. Green Customs Clearance® develops custom logistics solutions for businesses looking to help make New Zealand a more environmentally and eco-friendly place to live.

We understand that timelines need to be met; if a particular deadline cannot be met we will be up-front and tell you. Choose a company which has a proven track record with other Green importers. From the time the order is placed at the factory overseas until the moment it arrives at your premise, it’ll be monitored through the international borders by our experienced team.

Green Customs Clearance® is supported by a network of shipping companies who have been pre-selected for their reliability, efficiency and effectiveness which they deliver to the shipping process. Whether you’re importing from Asia, North America, Europe or South Africa – Green Freight® forwarding will monitor your product from where it is through to where it needs to be.

We’ll work closely with your suppliers to ensure that the movement is smooth and delivery is made promptly, ensuring that you can start selling or exhibiting sooner. We understand that your business relies on the right amount of product arriving in the right place at the right time, so you can feel confident relying on us.




Make the smart choice for your Green Cargo®, your business, your customers and the environment. Green Cargo® is the dedicated green business channel for Platinum Freight® Management, a leading New Zealand customs brokerage who helps importers bring their goods to New Zealand. Green Logistics ® will monitor the shipment from the supplier’s premise overseas to your premise.

Our goal is to make it easier than ever for businesses across New Zealand to remain competitive when Green Cargo® is being moved across borders.

An eco-conscious approach at every level

Often the first – and largest – cost when importing is the unknown costs. These unknown costs create wastage and this goes against what the you and our business is attempting to provide. Green Customs Clearance® provides you with a full costing so that you know all of the costs that can be foreseen.

Once we know the product that you wish to import, we will demystify the fees, the process and any unknowns you have about importing. We know how important it is to make an informed decision before proceeding with any orders.

Discover the difference Green Customs Clearance® can make

Whether you’re importing the next generation of electric cars or helping ordinary New Zealanders keep fit and get where they need to go with high-quality bicycles, we want to work with you. There’s a whole generation of New Zealand entrepreneurs looking not just at the bottom line but at the planet around them; a class of businesspeople who want to build a better, greener world for everyone. We want to make it easier for the people leading the next wave of change in solar power and other eco-environmentally-friendly products to do business, so we offer significant discounts for clients shipping products approved as Green Freight™ or Green Cargo®.

Get in touch today via our enquiry form and let us help you make your business better.


With all the exciting developments going on overseas in battery technology, solar power, solar heating and electric vehicles, it’s natural that New Zealand’s forward-thinking businesses will want to get involved and make these revolutionary products available to the local market. Fortunately, Green Customs Clearance® is here to make the process of making these emerging Green technologies accessible and affordable at the same time.
If you’re a new entrepreneur with a passion for Green technology, we encourage you to consider us for your customs clearance needs. Customs brokerage can be a complex process for first-time importers (costs can blow out of proportion if you don’t rely upon a reliable customs broker), but our services simplify the process, making it easy to import the products that you need and into your location timely and efficiently.

Get a Quote

Start a discussion with our team today to find out how our dedicated team can help your business develop a niche market in New Zealand. Working across the country (with offices in every state), we support more organisations in more places, giving them the tailored assistance they need to get the Green products that they want.

Send us a message through our enquiry form and if your products are accepted as Green Freight® or Green Cargo®, we will be more than happy to provide you with a free, no-obligation quote for our services. Start a discussion and find out how our expert service could help your business grow and succeed now and into the future.