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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


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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)


Sustainability: Coal yard shines with smart LED lights

15 May 2024
Have you noticed how bright the coal yard is these days? We’ve installed new lights on the ten poles covering the nine-hectare site. But these are not just ordinary lights. They are smart lights that can be controlled from an…

Our People: How data can make or break a marine pilot

08 May 2024

Safety: New lights mark area of removed jetties

03 May 2024

Environment: LPC coal clean-up boosts environmental protection

01 May 2024

Environment: Volunteers help native lizards at quarry site

24 April 2024

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