Vessel Agency Services

Through our subsidiary, Cape Shipping Services Limited, we provide turnkey ship husbandry services to ensure that all requirements of the Master/Owners are met. We will liaise will all authorities such as Customs, MAF, MSA (Port and Flag State Control), Port Companies and other government agencies in order to facilitate the client's project. This provides day to day liaison between the vessel and principal or project operator ensuring that the owner's/charterer's interest is always looked after.

Agency Services include Port Agency, Protective Agency and General Agency:

We can advise on Port regulations, facilities and restrictions at all ports in New Zealand. We are continually implementing processes and procedures for the systematic and continuous improvement of the quality of products and services we provide giving you a single point of contact for your port visit. Our services are all in  accordance with  the current requirements of applicable laws, regulations and governing agreements and  if anything needs clarification, we can offer guidance on how best to interpret these.

  • Owner’s and Charterer’s Representation
  • Representation at all New Zealand Ports
  • Full Port / Voyage Documentation
  • Customs Clearances
  • Vessel Entry; Bio-Security and Bio-Fouling Consultancy
  • Arrange and Manage Underwater Hull Cleaning
  • Repatriations – Crew Changes
  • Medical Services to Crew
  • Full Immigration Requirements, Work Permits
  • Liaison with Port Authorities / Government Departments
  • Stevedore Liaison – Yard Control - Logistics
  • Procurement of Deck Cargo Stores
  • Provedoring and General Ships Supplies
  • Bunkering and Lubricants
  • Arrange, Manage and Oversea Repairs
  • Personnel Liaison and Crew Wages / Travel Logistics
  • Onhire / Offhire Surveys

Our Ports of Operation:

  • Wellington Centreport LTD
  • Auckland Ports of Auckland
  • Onehunga Ports of Auckland
  • Manukau Ports of Auckland
  • Whangarei Northport LTD
  • Tauranga Port of Tauranga
  • Napier Port of Napier
  • Gisbourne Port of Gisbourne
  • Nelson Port Nelson LTD
  • Dunedin Port Otago
  • Picton Port Marlborough New Zealand LTD
  • Port Chalmers Port Otago LTD
  • Lyttelton Lyttelton Port Company LTD
  • Bluff South Port NZ
  • Westport Buller Port Services
  • Greymouth Port of Greymouth Management LTD
  • Timaru Primeport Timaru LTD

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