Importing Spas and Saunas To New Zealand

Platinum® Freight Management has the experience and expertise to get the job done right when importing saunas and spas to New Zealand. For many years, we’ve assisted customers in importing a variety of products, from wood-fired saunas to outdoor spas.

At Platinum®, we ensure that your goods are shipped, customs cleared, and delivered to your site efficiently. Given that most outdoor saunas are made from timber, we liaise with your supplier to ensure all necessary New Zealand paperwork is in order before shipping.

If you need assistance with importing saunas or spas, look no further than our experienced customs brokers. We’ll make sure the process is smooth and hassle-free from start to finish.

Why Choose Platinum® Freight Management To Import Saunas & Spas?


With over 23 years of experience in handling sensitive shipments, our dedicated team is committed to providing exceptional service.

We understand the unique challenges of importing saunas and spas into New Zealand and have the knowledge and resources to ensure that your shipment reaches its destination safely.

Additionally, we offer a range of value-added services to streamline the import process. From customs clearance to delivery, we manage every step of the journey. For a hassle-free importing experience, choose Platinum® Freight Management.

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Types of Saunas & Spas That We Can Customs Clear

At Platinum® Freight Management, we can help you to import the following types of saunas and spas into New Zealand:


  • Saunas
  • Spas
  • Outdoor sauna
  • Portable spas
  • Timber sauna
  • Wood-fired sauna


    Saunas are an excellent way to relax and detoxify the body, offering a variety of options for both home use and resale. If you’re considering importing a sauna to New Zealand, it’s crucial to work with a reputable freight management company.

    At Platinum® Freight Management, we help you navigate the often complex import process, ensuring that your sauna arrives safely and on time.


    Spas are popular imports that require careful consideration to ensure a smooth transaction. Our expertise at Platinum® Freight Management covers all aspects of spa imports, from documentation and customs clearance to transportation and delivery.

    We understand the unique requirements of importing spas and work closely with our clients to guarantee timely and perfect-condition arrivals.

    Wood-fired saunas

    The demand for imported wood-fired saunas has been increasing. We have extensive experience shipping delicate and high-value items like these, ensuring safe and timely deliveries. Our team assists with all necessary paperwork and ensures you’re prepared for port charges. Trust us to make the process smooth and surprise-free.

    Portable Spas

    Portable spas provide a convenient way to enjoy spa benefits without permanent installation. These are subject to the same regulations as other imports, so working with a reputable company is essential. At Platinum®, we handle the customs clearance process to ensure a hassle-free experience. Contact us today to learn more about our services.

    Timber Saunas

    Timber saunas have seen rising popularity, leading to increased demand for imports. These saunas are subject to strict quarantine regulations, making compliance crucial. Fumigation, treatment and inspection costs can be expensive, so it’s vital to partner with a reliable company like Platinum® Freight Management. We ensure that your timber sauna arrives safely, on time, and in full compliance with regulations.

    Contact Platinum® Freight Management Today!

    At Platinum® Freight Management, we have the expertise and experience to move your saunas and spas from point A to B without any issues. As specialists in freight forwarding and customs clearance, we ensure that your goods are delivered on time and in perfect condition.

    If you’re seeking a reliable partner to assist with the importation of your sauna or spa, contact us today. We would be delighted to help you with all your importing needs.

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    Frequently Asked Questions About
    Importing SAUNAS AND SPAS

    Can I import saunas & spas to New Zealand?

    Importing a sauna or spa to New Zealand is a straightforward process with Platinum® Freight Management. We provide you with a full projected cost before you decide to purchase, ensuring complete transparency. Additionally, we liaise with your overseas supplier to make sure all paperwork is in order.

    What type of saunas and spas cannot be brought into New Zealand?

    All saunas and spas can be imported into New Zealand; however, many of these products are made from timber or have timber components. It is essential to ensure that the timber has been pre-treated before shipping to New Zealand. This step helps comply with local regulations and ensures a smooth import process.

    What do you need to import saunas & spas?

    When importing a sauna or spa to New Zealand, three key ingredients are essential for a smooth transaction: a reliable supplier, an attentive customs broker, and your active involvement. These elements ensure everything runs seamlessly from start to finish.

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