Looking to buy a campervan or motorhome for sale in New Zealand?Do you have the luxury to enjoy New Zealand for a longterm stay?
Do you visit New Zealand on a working holiday visa, student visa, a gap year, take a break to have the holiday of your lifetime, enjoy retirement in New Zealand or do you just need a bed while staying with friends?
Whatever the reason: to buy a campervan in New Zealand might be the best solution for your New Zealand transport and accommodation needs.
Better to buy a campervan in New Zealand or to rent a campervan in New Zealand? This decision depends on a number of factors such as Length of your Nz stay Time of year you visit Nz Your Nz travel budget
Things you need to know when you want to buy a campervan in New Zealand
|Warrant of Fitness|
|A warrant of fitness also referred to as WOF is a test that checks the safety and road worthiness of a New Zealand vehicle. Each vehicle used on public roads in New Zealand must display a current warrant of fitness sticker in the top left corner of its windscreen. All our New Zealand campervans for sale come with a brand new warrant of fitness carried out by an independent inspector.|
|also referred to as REGO. Each New Zealand vehicle used on public roads in New Zealand must display the registration sticker on the bottom of the right corner. All our New Zealand campervans for sale do have current registration. Additional registration if requested can either be purchased through Campervan New Zealand or at a New Zealand post shop or New Zealand vehicle testing station.|
|Road User Charges|
|referred to as RUC. Some people just call it diesel tax. All Diesel powered vehicles do need to pay Road user charges in New Zealand. Reason: Diesel is not taxed at source (at the fuel station). New Zealand government charges people driving a diesel powered vehicle tax through Ruc. All Diesel powered vehicles used on public roads in New Zealand must display the Ruc sticker on the bottom of the right corner beside the registration. All our New Zealand campervans do have current Ruc. To buy additional Ruc just visit your local post shop or vehicle testing station.|
|Change of Ownership|
|Both the buyer and the seller of a car must inform the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) of the change of owner. This must take place within 7 days of the sale of the car. All change of ownership fees are already included in the purchase price of your Nz campervan from Campervans New Zealand.|
|In New Zealand any security interest registered against a vehicle would automatically be transferred to the new owner. Campervan New Zealand does provide you with a guarantee that there is no security interest registered against our campervans for sale.|
|Campervans New Zealand does provide you with a guarantee that here is no public interest registered against the purchase campervan.|
|At present all campers sold through Campervans New Zealand are ex rental fleet members and have therefore been highly maintained and regularly serviced. All New Zealand campervans are thoroughly checked through and receive an oil change before being sold.|
|New Zealand does not have compulsory third party insurance. However, New Zealand has a form of compulsory insurance for personal injury from road crashes. This is administered by the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) and financed through a levy taken with the annual vehicle licence fee and levy per litre of fuel. |
Campervans New Zealand highly recommends to get third party insurance during your New Zealand travel. Important things to consider with your choice of insurance company: premium, insurance excess/insurance deductible and for all tourists: Make sure that your car insurance company is aware of the fact that you are a non New Zealand resident as some New Zealand car insurance companies will not cover for non New Zealand residents.
|24/7 nationwide New Zealand roadside assistance can be arranged through New Zealand roadside assistance or the automobile association.|
|Campervan New Zealand will provide you with a full initial introduction.|
|Campervans New Zealand will provide you with selling tips in case you to not want to use the New Zealand campervan buyback option.|
|Campervan New Zealand will provide you with a New Zealand campground guide and New Zealand route planner.|