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Vehicle licensing reform consultation

Updated: 28 January 2013

Decision made on Vehicle Licensing Reform

Improvements to New Zealand’s vehicle licensing systems have been announced by Associate Transport Minister Simon Bridges. See the Ministry of Transport website for more information.

The submission period for vehicle licensing reform consultation is now closed.

A summary of submissions (PDF, 346 KB) is now available.

Background to consultation

The government wanted to find simpler and more efficient ways to run vehicle licensing systems. The project covered proposals to reform the:

  • warrant of fitness and certificate of fitness systems
  • annual vehicle licensing (commonly known as registration) system
  • transport services licensing system.

Progress updates about vehicle licensing reform will be available on the Ministry of Transport website.