Tariffs in New Zealand
Most goods imported into New Zealand have no import tariffs. Tariffs of five percent apply to some imported goods that are also made here including textiles, processed foods, machinery, steel, and plastic products.
Tariff and rules of origin functions moved to Customs
Tariff implementation and concessions and rules of origin policy functions transferred from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment to New Zealand Customs Service in 2012.
Find out the tariff rates that apply to some imported goods.
The World Customs Organization has released its latest amendment to the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System (HS). The fourth major amendment to the HS, it takes effect from 1 January 2012.