some of our freight providers add on surcharges for particular freight movements. These surcharges will appear on Zend invoices as a separate entry.


is a variable fuel surcharge used by freight and courier companies to recoup costs for fuel increases at the pump. This can change weekly and sometimes daily in this climate. This charge will appear on invoices for products/services as a separate entry on invoices from Zend.


are Road User Charges that trucking companies must pay based on the maximum weight that a truck can potentially move. Prior to August 1st 2018, this charge was based on the minimum weight that a truck could carry, hence this additional charge from some carriers.

Applicable FAF and RUC rates For March 2020
Bascik Transport 8.24%
Castle Parcels 11.60%
DHL 17.75%
Elite Freight 5.24%
First Global Logistics 19.23%
Jets Transport 11.50%
Kiwi Express  7.10%
Method Logistics 14.95%
New Zealand Couriers 10.40%
Owens Transport 5.30%
PBT - Courier 10.49%
PBT - Transport 10.49%
Peake Logistics 12.00%
Post Haste 11.60%
STL Linehaul Ltd 12.00%
Sub 60 7.10%
Summerland 8.60%
Urgent Couriers 3.20%


Need Help?
Let's Talk.

CALL 0800 771 747  , Email us OR MESSAGE HERE