Welcome to CISL -
Chatham Islands Shipping Ltd

Chatham Islands Shipping run a regular service between Waitangi - Pitt Island and Timaru. 

CISL is the exclusive sea freight carrier of all export and imported goods between the Chatham Islands and mainland New Zealand.

We operate a single vessel the MV Southern Tiare between all ports. The ship is a versatile unit, having been adapted for the carriage of livestock, also it is designed for both break bulk and containerised product including dry, frozen and chilled.

Fitted with double cranes the lifting capacity proves a real bonus to the people of the Chatham Islands and Pitt Island.

We are blessed with experienced staff and crew who make the business move forward.

Please feel free to read through our site and contact us should you have any queries.

We look forward to being of service to you.

Logistics Team

Timaru Office Leon Prendeville

Phone: 021 908 996
Email: [email protected]

Delivery Address: 151 Fraser Street, Timaru

Waitangi Office Floyd Prendeville

Phone: 021 257 0576
Email: [email protected]

MV Southern Tiare

Cargo - Livestock - Special Projects