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. 

Please note, the Ministry of Transport have increased the Road User Charges effective from 1 July 2020, all rates below will include this increase. If you require further information please visit 

Applicable FAF and RUC rates for April 2024
Bascik Transport 22.95%
Booths Transport 17.21%
Castle Parcels 13.70%
DB Schenker TBC
DHL 29.95%
First Global Logistics 31.29%
Fliway 18.00%
Jets Transport 25.50%
Kiwi Express  13.00%
Mackley TBC
Mondiale TBC
Move Logistics 6.44%
New Zealand Couriers 12.70%
OnSend TBC
PBT - Courier 18.09%
PBT - Transport 18.09%
Peake Logistics TBC
Post Haste 13.70%
STL Linehaul Ltd 23%
Sub 60 13.00%
Summerland 17.21%
Team Global Express 11.40%
Urgent Couriers 10.40%



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

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