Buy / Sell A Food Truck

Looking for a Food Truck to buy? Have a Food Truck to sell?


Sell Your Food Truck: Your 2 Options

  1. List your Food Truck on TradeMe under “Trucks >> Other”
  2. Use the comments section of this page to attract buyers. Include these details:
    • What’s your name and contact details?
    • What’s the food trucks current location?
    • Are you selling the brand too?
    • What type of cooking facilities do you have on board?
    • Where can we see some photos? (eg link to your Facebook page)
    • What’s price range do you want to sell your food truck for?

Buy a Food Truck: Your 3 Options

  1. Check TradeMe for a second hand Food Truck
  2. Spend $20k – $100k building a custom made Food Truck
  3. Use the comments section of this page to attract sellers. Include these details:
    • What’s your name and contact details?
    • What’s your current location?
    • What type of cooking facilities do you need?
    • What’s price range would you be happy to buy a food truck for?
    • What are your plans for your food truck?

154 thoughts on “Buy / Sell A Food Truck

  1. Hi,
    I’m looking for a food truck with chillers and large display to sell french cheese in Wellington.
    Any suggestion?

  2. Hi,

    I;m looking for a food truck to sell ice drinks so will need freezer or freezer space. This will be used in Palmerston North. Open to price offers.

  3. Hi,

    I’m looking for a truck with a small oven for cooking pies, fridge/freezer display and storage, room for barista machine, sink and a power source cable of powering all this plus microwave, till, eftpos machine, pie warmer. The ability to travel off road.

    • Hi There,

      I am selling my Fiat Ducato and looking for $18,000.
      Let me know if you are interested!
      Katie 🙂

  4. Hi , I am looking a food truck for start a new business. Could you please send me more info with pictures if possible.
    My Number is 0800 837 88 72. Thanks, Vinnie

  5. Hi Everyone!
    I am selling my Fiat Ducato (ex ambo), that was been converted to a Food Truck! I was operating as a Juice/Smoothie business but have now stripped it back to be a blank canvas ready to become someone else vision! Here is the Trademe link for all photo and details:

    Please feel free to get in contact if you have any questions!
    Kindest regards,
    Katie Wilson

  6. Hi, we’re looking for a food truck with gas capabilities, oven, storage space. Auckland/Rodney area. Thanks

  7. Hi, i’m from brazil and moving to nz
    i would like to buy a truck to do barbecue, do you have any skype to contact?

  8. Hi there,
    I have a food truck I’m about to sell. It’s 2007 automatic Mercedes-Benz Sprinter.
    I live in West Auckland. If you interested and want to have a look, I could be reached out at 0221581617/


  9. Anthony, what price are you looking at for your food truck? Anyone has a food truck to sell in auckland location. Pls contact me at 09-4160058. Regards, ellie

  10. Hi
    I’m looking for a food truck caravan for smoothie/hot drink business. I live in the Auckland region, but can travel. Looking for something with character.
    Give me a call if you have one to sell please.


  11. Looking for a coffee caravan/truck. To be used at weddings and in popular places to sell coffee. Needs to be of a certain taste – little black caravan style is what I am after. If you have something please get in contact.

  12. Looking for a food truck. Only need minimal gear inside. Twin sinks, gas hotplate and griddle and benches
    Wanting a small truck or ex ambulance type. Have a beautifully maintained and regularly service 2009 Hyundai Tuscon SUV we are willing to swap.

  13. Hi,
    we are looking for a small food truck to sell fresh-fruit-icecream in the Wairarapa. Does anyone know if there’s a used one/cheap one for sale?
    Thank you for your help! 🙂

  14. Hiya, I’m looking for a coffee caravan/trailer possibly for lease or lease to buy. I’m in Whangarei but we can travel to pick up.

  15. I’m looking for someone to do a food truck fit out in Wellington – needs sink, benches, and electrical. Does anyone know a place that can do this around Wellington?

  16. HI, I have a coffee cart for sale in the Bay of Plenty fitted out with coffee machine, grinder, fridge, smoothie maker. sink with 200 litre water tank. It runs off solar or power, and is fitted with a 2000w inverter, the coffee machine heats it water from gas…. there is also a spare gas bottle. Its 5m long including draw bar, 2.3m wide, on single axle, lots of space inside and potential for food prep.

  17. Price reduced on our food trailer:

    Please see link…

    Food trailer for sale. Less than a year old. Single axle trailer.
    Single basin sink with hot water system with water and waste tanks.
    Stainless steel exterior/interior. Comes with 250 litre double door fridge.
    Two serving windows with serving shelf of front window.
    Extractor fans along entire back wall. Two benches. Can include tandoor oven if wanted (gas fitted, you could add in a pizza oven instead)
    Rego and WOF.

  18. Hey all, my food truck is for sale and currnetly
    In auckland. Only till Friday, if you want to check it out look at “the wandering food co” on facebook – the truck will be operating at the Vodafone Events center 12 – 6pm both days.

    Call 0273289355 for information.

    Realistic offers around $40k happy to negotiate- potentially swap.


  19. Hi. I’m looking for a mobile coffee van. Preferably kitted with the machine/fridges and the rest of it. Wanting to spend $15,000 or just over.

  20. Hi Sanjil, I have a double axle trailer on its own, we looking for $25k, it is in superb condition – if you keen on all the commercial fit out plus extras including generator (Honda inverter eu65is), pizza oven, freezer, fridge, large industrial Bain Marie, water tank, instant hot water, web cam, touch screen point of sale, another $10k – the replacement cost is >$48 selling everything for $35k

    Please find photo’s here

  21. Hi Emil thank you for contacting me. I am currently in auckland hospital. Will contact you next week to discuss further.

  22. Hi I am currently looking for a food trailer (ideal ready with grill/bbq fridge lpg and electricty connections)
    Alternatively would be nice to have contacts of skilled people to help me in case i find a standard trailer to be fitted with all the gear.
    I am in chch city but happy tto get info from almost anywhere in nz.

    emails to:


  23. Hi all,
    I am currently looking for a food truck/trailer in the Tauranga area. Requirements needed to be fitted is a gas hotplate and gas deepfryers, fridge.
    Email address

    • Hi Cameron, I am based in Tauranga and have a double axle trailer, on its own we looking for $25k, it is in superb condition – if you keen on all the commercial fit out plus extras including generator (Honda inverter eu65is), pizza oven, freezer, fridge, large industrial Bain Marie, water tank, instant hot water, web cam, touch screen point of sale, another $10k – the replacement cost is >$48 selling everything for $35k ($25k Trailer + $10k Equipment) If you give us our full asking price, we can purchase a grill for you before taking ownership.

      Please find photo’s here

  24. Hi Guys,

    My wife and I are looking for distributors in Wellington & Christchurch for our Slushy Machine Party Hire business.

    We rent slushy machines for private parties & sell at special events across Auckland. We also have a sign-written van we are looking to lease or sell. Start-up cost from $1,860 (excluding van).

    See our TradeMe listings & web address below.

    Happy to email more info for any interested parties.

  25. Hi
    I’m looking for a food truck or trailer with coffee facilities and chilled food display units. Based in Aucklabd but can travel to view or pick up.

  26. Hi there, looking to rent a food trailer with open side for 5 days to our fireworks business from the 1st November till the 5th. If this could be possible send me a txt 0211336224 cheers Zach

  27. Would you like to own one of Auckland’s Premiere Food Trucks? (Truck for sale not business)

    Price $75,000 or near offer. No time wasters please

    This 2009 Nissan Atlas Box Truck was custom built by Bruce Greenidge at Custom Coach Building in Kumeu in late 2015 (He also designed Lucky Taco and Good Karma). This beautiful food truck and mobile commercial kitchen has been fully fitted out to a very high standard and designed for quick service delivery. With the equipment list below it’s perfect for a host of cuisines to cater for Weddings, Corporate Functions, Private Parties, Festivals and Markets. All you would need to do is re-wrap and you are ready to go.

    This super reliable manual diesel truck with EHS (Easy Hill Start which is fantastic) has just 129,000kms on the clock and passed every COF with flying colours. Standard drivers licence is all you need. The truck is majority LPG gas powered with solar panels on the roof for lighting needs. That gives you greater flexibility for catering. This is a combined mobile kitchen on wheels for preparation and a food truck for delivery. All equipment was new when fitted into the truck and includes:

    • Plenty of space for 3-4 people on the truck (not included in sale).
    • Skope 270L fridge with salad bar
    • Moffat Blue Seal 600mm Griddle
    • Moffat 600mm Blue Seal 4x burner Gas hobs
    • 20L Moffat Fast Fry Fryer (2 basket)
    • Sharp 1000w Commercial Microwave (used 3 times)
    • Custom built range hood and stainless steel extraction system
    • 55 Cup (huge) capacity lpg gas rice cooker
    • Bain Marie
    • Hot (LPG powered) / cold water systems
    • Waste water tank / Fresh water tank (80l)
    • In-built stereo system with marine speakers
    • Great LED mood lighting
    • Solar panel on roof with rechargeable battery for all lighting needs.
    • Compartment for 2 x 9kg LPG bottles.
    • Fancy wheel trims
    • An AMP meter within so that you can monitor power usage.
    • Viewtech high end reversing camera kit which also works whilst driving as a rear view mirror
    • Fully alarmed
    Location: Auckland
    Contact details: Marc 0212412402
    Listed on trade me on Business for sale, mobile food and drinks.

  28. Hi

    Has anyone got a food trailer of any type we can hire, We live in Auckland? Please contact on 021365356

  29. Wood Fired Pizza Bus FOR SALE / RENT TO BUY

    Fully equipped Wood Fired oven built into a 1989 Mitsubishi Fuso Bus!!!


    Contact Jane 0275454077 for more info 🙂

  30. Hiya. I am after a mobile food trailer/vehicle. Open to ideas. Budget of $30-$40k. Preferably pizza/hotdog/hot food other than your typical fish n chips. Contact 0212767831. Cheers 🙂

    • if your still looking/ I have a food trailer. I sold hot dog/chips.drinks etc with 2 large vats, fridge. ,freezer, pie warmer,american machine,generator.022 562 0937

  31. Good vibes coffee van is up for sale, $45K
    Rego and Wof. 67,000ks. Trademe listing is 1906933736
    It is a very tidy van with everything you need to start your own business, turn key operation, located in Lower Hutt. Welcome to view, serious buyers only please.

  32. Hi Brad, I have a 1972 Anglo Caravan food trailer project if you’re interested in having a look?
    Currently located on the manawatu


  33. I have a classic 1972 14ft (4.4m) Anglo Caravan with service hatch for sale. it has a new WOF and is Registered until November 2019. This is a blank canvas for some one to customize into there dream unit at a fraction of the price of buying new, or someone else’s creation.
    I am happy to negotiate a price that both parties are happy with and can assist with delivery in the north island where possible. we are located in the Manawatu if you would like to come and have a look.
    otherwise please call, text or email if you wish to see some pictures.

    Asking Price is $6500.00 ONO

    027 450 3317

  34. I Have a food caravan for sale Hot dogs/Chips etc…,2 deep fryers,pie warmer,american hot dog machine,double sinks,hot/cold running water,benches,Large side flap opening serving area,Generator. ready to start trading Phone :.022 562 0937

  35. Hi

    Hi there, We are looking to rent a food trailer in Auckland has anyone got one they want to rent out to us or know any on that does.

    Please phone anytime on 021365356

  36. Awesome food truck, been used to attend festivals and local events and do lunchtime meal runs in local areas…………..truck plumbed for coffee machine, has running water, a fridge for drinks and gas hot food warmer……

  37. I am looking for a hotdog, fries caravan to attend some of our major events coming up this season in Rotorua, night time events, large crowds. Please text me 0212466783 thanks Kim
    Tasty Bits Mobile Event Catering

  38. HOT FOOD CARAVAN for sale
    Selling due to illness,2 large vats,double sinks,hot/cold running water,fridge,pie warmer,microwave ,russell hobbs grill/oven, freezer,american hot dog machine,3500 watt generator. just had inside makeover.very tidy,great earner/money maker. Was gunna sell it warranted and with electrical warrant etc for $30k but health not good so that will need to be done by the buyer ,Wanting $20k .ono Serious buyers please Private message me or text/call me on 022 562 0937 Less

  39. Hi

    Hi, We are looking for a food caravan or truck to rent to buy. We live in Auckland has anyone got one they want to rent out or for us to rent to buy or know any on that does. We can come and pick it up

    Please phone anytime on 021365356

  40. Hi there,
    Looking for a truck or trailer – preferable for ice cream, so freezers are great, but we can work with anything. Ideally in or close to Wellington. Bonus points if it looks retro.


  41. To start operating you simply need to apply for a Food Control Plan with the QLDC and decide what you want to cook or sell from the location.NEW custom built food trailer. Fully hot dipped chassis with NZ made quality Trojan trailer parts used throughout

    50mm Insulated Panels used for wall and roof

    Cart Body Dimensions (Outer): L290 x W210x H210CM
    Dimensions on Trailer: L440 x W210x H250CM
    Weight: Approximately : 900KG
    1.Chassis and Frame: High strength Hot dip galvanized square tubes chassis and suspension components treated with rust resistant protective coatingand; 4 jacks (extended legs); Wheels: Single axle with mechanical braking system and 2 tyres; One Big Lifting Guide Pulley; Drawbar: Tractor drawbar with safety ball headed coupling, One stainless steel box(500*800*800) for gas tanks on the front draw bar; Dual towing chains for safety and security while towing; High visibility LED tail light signal system
    2.Body: Glass Re-enforced Panel (GRP) with intermediate heat insulation polystyrene in the middle; One Sliding glass window with gas lift up board; One entry back door with lock
    3.Double sinks supply hot and cold water; One unit of hot water heater; One 100L fresh water tank and one 100L waste water tank which will be fixed on the chassis
    price include all appliances
    -Stainless steel range hood with filters and fans
    -One Two door bench fridge(Half fridge/Half Freezer)
    – blue seal deep-fryer
    -3 years WOF and rego
    This price not include deep fryer
    -gas box with gas

  42. Smash the summer with the BRAND NEW food trailer with 1-year warranty!!! ready for your business just 13,500 NZD.
    full details and images at:

    In brief:
    Weight: 500 Kg with standard configurations
    L(cm) W(cm) H(cm) volume (CBM)
    Cart Body Dimensions:
    220 *200 *210cm
    Package dimensions:
    232 X 212 X 230cm

    Electric accessories:
    Lighting device, socket, voltage governor, fuse/connecting box and external cables available.
    High visibility tail light signal system.
    Water Cycle system. Double sinks with hot and cold-water taps, a freshwater tank, a wastewater tank (water bucket with capacity: 10L each)
    12V mini water pump, 12V battery, and on/off control switch.
    LED light on the roof

    Extras included in the price:
    – Stainless steel bench fridge (with neon blue light and glass window) and freezer with the size of 120*60*80cm
    – Logo sign: Circular metal frame with 80 cm diameter + bending knees on top of the trailer.
    – Openable metal window on towbar side with two chains.
    – Non-fibreglass window in the main door (integrated with door) to minimise the risk of stealing.
    – NZ Power connector at the outside of the trailer.
    – Wheel clamp (heavy-duty)
    – Anti-theft Saracen hitch lock

  43. Hi

    Hi, We are looking for a food caravan or truck to rent to buy. We live in Auckland has anyone got one they want to rent out or for us to rent to buy or know any on that does. We can come and pick it up

    Please phone anytime on 021365356

  44. Hi

    Hi, We are looking for a food caravan or truck to rent to buy. We live in Auckland has anyone got one they want to rent out or for us to rent to buy or know any on that does. We can come and pick it up

    Please phone anytime on 021365356

    • I think what Kathy means is she will pay an agreed amount each week or month (to rent the trailer) which would effectively be payments towards owning it. ‘Rent to Own’ Similarly, to financing it but without the ‘interest’

  45. Hi we have a Mitsubishi Rosa bus converted to a commercial kitchen. It has a gas hotplate an fryer, fridge, an freezer, microwave. Message me for more details

  46. I have a new and equipped trailer in Auckland and my asking price was 13,500 NZD, put the ad on trade me: rsqid=13ccb591184d4006819eb2525815c357-002
    however, due to my immediate wife’s medical treatment, I reduced the price to 11,500 NZD and about. She urgently needs to seek a specialist and surgery for her heart problem. If anyone is interested please contact me urgently at or 0224549664

    Thanks, Navid

  47. I am interesting to buy COFFEE VAN up to 60.000.00 with all items inside. good condition.
    Let me know if anybody sell >
    021 562 553

  48. food truck for sale, 1989 isuzu elf box truck sprayed racing car green and no current branding or stickers, has a large powerful hot plate, gas hot water, clean and dirty water tanks, pump and heaps of refridgeration, located in the christchurch area,$24000 but price negotiable 0273514072

  49. Hi everyone. I have a near new food trailer for sale. It’s located in Christchurch where it’s been in operation for nearly one year at farmer’s markets, concerts, festivals and fairs.
    It’s set up for doughnuts and chips with 2 x 45 L deep fryers (LPG).
    Has heaps of storage and counter space and room for modification to suit your need.
    Comes fully equipped, selling as going concern. Asking $41 400, negotiable.
    Please, check out the link below for more info and pictures or you can email me

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