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We are the Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Federation of New Zealand Inc

Independent of Government, we strive to develop an environment favourable for our members.

CBAFF is a national federation concerned to promote the interests of all its members. Everyday we assist member companies and individuals working professionally and participating in customs broking and freight forwarding, or in any way affiliated with the wider transport industry.




Entries for the Young Logistics Professional Award 2023 have now closed.

We wish to express, once again, our continued gratitude to the 2023 YLP Award sponsors and CBAFF partners for their steadfast support and generosity, and for making a difference in the logistics sector community by supporting and promoting best practices and excellence in youth career development.

Move your freight

Do you need help importing/exporting items? Do you need help with Customs clearances?


Find a CBAFF Business Member in your city through our Member Directory to help with your freight requirements.



Whether you’ve been working in the freight industry a long time or are looking to get started or get your UUI number, CBAFF can help with a wide range of courses ranging from beginner level to advanced.

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Why should I join CBAFF?


Join today to receive benefits like discounted event rates, including to our annual conference, and access to resources and networking opportunities. We have a range of membership packages available to suit your needs.

COVID-19 Information


CBAFF is participating in a number of different discussion groups and meetings with industry stakeholders including, Ports, shipping lines, primary produce exporters, exporters, importers, MPI, MFAT, MoT and Customs.

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