Our Air Freight

Air Chathams is happy to help you with freight requirements to any of our destinations. Please be aware that as of Monday 4th June 2022, Air Chathams has added a 20% Fuel Surcharge (YR Tax) on all passenger fares and cargo across all scheduled routes. (Chatham Islands, Norfolk Island and mainland).

General Freight Information:
  • The charge for freight is $3.00 per kilogram (for mainland NZ destinations) with a minimum cost per package of $29.99 including GST.
  • All charges for freight must be paid prior to travel unless an account is already held with Air Chathams.  EFTPOS and credit card payment is available at the terminal.
  • All freight is transported on a space available basis.
  • Dangerous goods cannot be accepted at Whakatāne, Whanganui or Kāpiti Airport depots.
  • All cargo collection is only available during business hours and when arriving or departing aircraft are scheduled.
  • All cargo must go through the relevant airport terminal for the destination.


For information on Dangerous Goods, please download our pdf document here.

To apply or enquire get in touch with us!

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