The Associate Minister of Transport, Hon Julie Anne Genter, introduced the Land Transport (Drug Driving) Amendment Bill into Parliament on 30 July 2020.
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We’ve worked with Waka Kotahi the NZ Transport Agency to relocate the road user charges calculator. Users may access the road user charges calculator on the Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency's website.
On 1 July 2020, petrol excise duty will increase 3.5 cents to around 70 cents per litre and road user charges will increase by an equivalent amount.
We’ve produced a working paper to provide the Government with a range of options to support greater uptake of alternative fuels in the road freight industry.
The Ministry of Transport has released the draft Government Policy Statement on land transport 2021/22 – 2030/31 for formal engagement, and seeking feedback.
The Government is seeking public feedback on the 'Accessible Streets' rules package.
The Government is making changes to speed management to tackle unsafe speeds on New Zealand roads.
Associate Transport Minister Julie Anne Genter has announced an automatic two-year extension for Drivers holding a current five-year learner or restricted car or motorbike licence which expires in the period from 1 December 2019 to 1 December 2021.
Improving the safety of all road users is the focus of a new public consultation document on the issue of drug driver testing.
In April 2019, Transport Minister Phil Twyford recommended that the Govenor-General make a land transport rule to provide flexibility to bus operators when scheduling rest breaks for bus drivers in accordance with changes to the Employment Relations Act.