Centra Forklifts – New Zealand’s Mitsubishi Forklift Dealer

Specialising in the sales, service and rental of new and used Mitsubishi Forklifts.

Nationwide Forklift Truck Solutions

Centra Forklifts are your one-stop shop for all your forklift rentals, sales and service needs. From your first forklift purchase to aftermarket support. We are committed to your business.

Long Term Forklift Rentals

You can rent our forklift trucks on a fixed term rental contract, maintenance included, for up to 7 years.

Mitsubishi forklifts are a heavy duty and reliable choice of forklift for long-term use. Centra can provide new or used ex-fleet forklifts on affordable plans.

We have a large forklift fleet right across New Zealand, with long-term forklift rentals available in any region for any application.

New Forklifts for Sale

Centra Forklifts take pride in selling the highest quality forklifts throughout New Zealand.

Together with Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks Centra offer arguably the broadest range of forklifts available, we supply everything from pallet trucks up to 23 ton forklifts.

Centra Forklifts was created from one of New Zealand’s oldest forklift companies and has been associated with Mitsubishi Forklifts since the late 1970’s.

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Tony Geurts

Forklift Specialty Hire

“We have been in the forklift industry for quite some time and looking after our clients with their rental requirements is a key factor of our business. To do this we offer quality trucks and Centra Forklifts have been a part of this. The presentation of the units and delivery time has been very good.”

Mike Thompson

VIP Structural Steel

Thanks for all the great service. You Guys/Girls are doing a really great job. 


Brad Phillips

Carlyon Civil Construction

“Thank you for your help with this machine while our one is being repaired. I appreciate all the work your guys have done for us and the professionalism that they offer. They are always on time, communicate very well, and their work is to a very high standard.”


Luke Mitchell

Big Blue

“Great hire experience and excellent customer service!

Thanks for your help.”

forklift maintenance

Servicing & Parts

The smooth running of your business depends on the reliable and economic operation of your forklift and warehousing equipment. We are available 24/7 to assist you in the event of an emergency breakdown.

Our team of Service Technicians work to ensure best uptime and reliability of critical equipment, meaning you have fewer unplanned maintenance events and reduced long-term costs of ownership.

We offer genuine Mitsubishi Forklift Truck parts for operational safety and equipment longevity. All parts are backed by Mitsubishi or associated warranties and are available New Zealand wide.

Used Forklifts for Sale

Centra Forklifts hold a wide range of ex-rental and trade-in used forklifts due to customers upgrading or changing in needs.

All used forklifts have been workshop tested and serviced, ready for their next job.

Centra can evaluate new and existing forklifts and warehousing equipment, to help you evaluate whether it’s better to replace or repair equipment nearing the end of its lifecycle.

Why choose Centra?

Centra has a large amount of rental equipment available via our branch & dealer network and can supply machines on rental from 1 hour to 7 years.

Centra Forklifts is the master distributor in NZ for the Mitsubishi Logisnext network which is part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries.

Centra has a service support capability all over New Zealand and we are renowned for our ability to keep your machines running reliably at a high rate of first time fix.