Central Diesel Services Limited is dedicated to working in partnership with our customers, treating all with honesty, dignity and respect and providing outstanding service and support within the transport industry.

CDSL is a private company owned by Robert (Bert) and Debbie Hayden, originally formed in 1995 as Central Diesel Services, before becoming a limited company in 2006.

Operating exclusively in the Bay of Plenty, CDSL takes great pride in providing our customers in this region with the kind of personalised service that comes from dealing with privately owned and operated businesses. Specialising in the Heavy Transport Industry, CDSL has a great team, with expertise across all aspects of the business, working together to provide an integrated fully comprehensive service.

Bert and Debbie Hayden
Truck and Trailer Parts


We stock the largest range of Transport Parts in the Bay. Our team of experienced staff have broad industry knowledge that offer competitive pricing and prompt delivery of genuine and after-market brands from world renowned providers.

Service Team Member


Our modern well equipped facilities and team of qualified mechanical technicians, provide the highest standards of service to keep your vehicles in optimum condition. Whether planned maintenance, warranty work, breakdowns, COF’s or a complete engine rebuild, CDSL can meet all your Mechanical  needs.

Transport Engineering


Our purpose designed workshop has a team of qualified engineers ready to satisfy all your engineering requirements, including  new Truck fit-outs, chassis repair and modifications, truck and trailer refurbishment, damage or accident repairs, or new engineering builds.


Kevin Chubb

Kevin Chubb


Bert Hayden

Bert Hayden

Managing Director

Debbie Hayden



Sharon Sutherland Hansen

Sharon Sutherland-Hansen

Chief Financial Officer