• Resilient And Committed 24/7

  • Essential Proud Respected

  • Resilient And Committed 24/7

The largest Port in the South Island of
New Zealand. We are the gateway for the
goods that keep our region moving

Key Facilities

From the Container Terminal to the Dry Dock, and inland to CityDepot and MidlandPort, LPC offers a wide range of facilities and services


The environmental management of Port operations and our developments is a key focus

We're regenerating 17ha of land in Lyttelton with native flora and fauna.
The Port Saddle

We value our relationship with the community and are proud to support numerous local partnerships and sponsorship programmes

Check out the latest roles on offer at the Port


Click here for more detailed weather information


Container Tracking

*Track the real time status of your container
Enter your tracking number, one per line

* For container tracking only, not for monitoring holds

Container Pick-Up

Enter your Export Release Number to check if you can pick up your empty container from City Depot/Midland port (one ERN at a time)

Container Drop-Off

Enter your empty Container Number to check if you can drop it back to City Depot/Midland port (one Container number at a time)


Community: Students set up donated trail cameras to monitor

19 July 2024
LPC together with a number of the log exporter companies have funded trail cameras for pest and biodiversity monitoring for three schools in the harbour. ¬†Diamond Harbour School was the first to receive two cameras. The high-tech infrared motion detection…

Environment: Sustainability: NIWA conducts surveillance in Lyttelton Harbour

19 July 2024

Our People: 50 Year Celebration of David McDonald at LPC

19 July 2024

Development: Safety: A look into the Dry Dock upgrade

19 July 2024

Environment: Protecting our border from pests: Red Imported

16 July 2024

Subscribe for the latest Port news

Website design and development by BECK & CAUL