Benefits of Membership

The New Zealand Council of Cargo Owners represents the interests of its members. Members receive:

>   Specialist independent policy advice and opportunities to contribute to policy development
>   Opportunities to participate and contribute to policy forums, including meeting with Ministers, MPs and officials
>   Opportunities to contribute to research and project work of the Council
>   Regular updates on regulatory, national, international and shipping specific issues
>   National level representation.

Types of Membership

FULL MEMBER – Large Shippers

Members who either ship in excess of 75,000 freight tonnes or earn $100 million revenue from import or
export activity.


Members from supporting industries such as Ports, freight forwarders, transporters, and professional advisors.

How to Join

Any New Zealand person, company, organisation or association that is an exporter/importer or who represents exporters/importers is eligible for membership of NZCCO. 

For details of how to join please contact the Executive Officer at the New Zealand Council of Cargo Owners
office: E-mail:

Click here for New Zealand Council of Cargo Owners membership form.