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Category: Motorists

VINs: Vehicle identification numbers (Factsheet 6)

Published: Nov 2014
  • Also known as: Factsheet 06
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet provides information about vehicle identification numbers. A VIN is a unique, 17-character number, which is assigned and attached to a motor vehicle. VINs are a security feature, as they help to combat fraud, and are the main way vehicles are identified for administrative purposes.

  • Also known as: Factsheet 12A
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet lists the requirements for importing a category A special interest left-hand drive light vehicle into New Zealand.

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Importing a left-hand drive vehicle (Factsheet 12)

Published: Nov 2014
  • Also known as: Factsheets 12
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet lists the requirements for importing a left-hand drive vehicle into New Zealand.

  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet lists the requirements for importing a category A special interest left-hand drive light vehicle into New Zealand.

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Factsheet index (Factsheet 60)

Published: 01 Jul 2014
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency's factsheets provide information on transport safety, standards and processes.

All our factsheets are available on this web site and can be printed directly from the site.

Many of our factsheets are also available from the Transport Agency's agents and regional offices in a...

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Older drivers: Licence renewal (Factsheet 57)

Published: 01 Jun 2014
  • Also known as: Factsheet 57
  • ISBN: ISSN 1172-0689 (print) ISSN 1172-0778 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet explains what older drivers need to do to renew their driver licence. It provides helpful information outlining medical requirements and when you may need to do a practical driving test, advises what you need to bring for your renewal and where you need to go.

Please note: Factsheet 57 replaces the Renewing your driver licence at age 75 and over...

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Alcohol interlocks (Factsheet 58)

Published: Apr 2014
  • Also known as: Factsheet 58
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet outlines the alcohol interlock programme.

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DL7 - Application for reissue of driver licence

Published: Dec 2013
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

Who should use this form?

Anyone whose driver licence has been disqualified, suspended or revoked and who is eligible to have their licence reissued.

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Upgrading driver licences from paper to photo (Factsheet 54)

Published: Nov 2013
  • Also known as: Factsheet 54
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet tells you how to upgrade from your old paper licence to a Photographic Driver Licence. It explains the process to get your new licence and advises what you need to bring and where you need to go.

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DL5 - Application for conversion of an overseas driver licence

Published: Nov 2013
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

Who should use this form?

A holder of an overseas driver licence who wants to apply for a New Zealand driver licence to drive the same class or classes of vehicle.

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DL20 - Application for endorsement (P,V,I,O)

Published: Nov 2013
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

Who should use this form?

Anyone applying for any of the following endorsements:

• P - Passenger endorsement

• V - Vehicle recovery endorsement

• I - Driving instructor endorsement

• O - Testing officer endorsement

  • Also known as: Factsheet 65
  • ISBN: ISSN 1172-0689 (print) ISSN 1172-0778 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet provides information for New Zealand licence holders travelling or intending to travel overseas. It provides helpful advice on your entitlement to drive overseas; renewing or replacing your New Zealand driver licence while overseas and your entitlement to drive in New Zealand when you return if your New Zealand licence has expired while you were overseas.

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Roadside licence suspension (Factsheet 62)

Published: Nov 2013
  • Also known as: Factsheet 62
  • ISBN: ISSN 1172-0778
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet explains when your licence can be suspended, the impact on your eligibility to drive and what you need to do when the suspension has ended. If you are caught committing a serious driving offence, the Police can suspend your licence at the roadside.

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Child restraints (Factsheet 7)

Published: Nov 2013
  • Also known as: Factsheet 7
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet is a general overview of what information parents and care givers need to know when children travel in a vehicle. This includes what the legal requirements are for restraining children in a vehicle, as well as what information you need to know when renting or purchasing (new and used) child restraints, and the fitting of child restraints into a...

  • Also known as: Factsheet 55
  • ISBN: ISSN 1172-0689 (print) ISSN 1172-0778 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet outlines some of the traffic enforcement measures used to help make our roads safer. It explains demerit points, licence suspensions, disqualifications, and how to reinstate your licence after your suspension or disqualification ends

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DL1 - Application for issue or renewal of driver licence

Published: Nov 2013
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

Who should use this form?

Anyone who is applying for any of the following:

• Applying for a driver licence for the first time.
• Applying to renew a driver licence.
• Learner driver licence holder applying for a restricted licence.
• Restricted driver licence holder applying for a full licence.
•...

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Limited licences (Factsheet 50)

Published: Nov 2013
  • Also known as: Factsheet 50
  • ISBN: ISSN 1172-0689 (print) ISSN 1172-0778 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet is for people who have been disqualified or suspended from driving. It explains what happens when your licence is suspended or disqualified; limited licences (who can get one and how to apply); and how to get your licence back once your suspension or disqualification has ended.

  • Also known as: Factsheet 51
  • ISBN: ISSN 1172-0689 (print) ISSN 1172-0778 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet explains what is involved in the occupational therapy assessment process. Sometimes you are required to provide a medical certificate as part of your driver licensing application. Your GP may want you to do an occupational therapy assessment to confirm your fitness to drive.

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Diabetes and driving (Factsheet 16)

Published: Nov 2013
  • Also known as: Factsheet 16
  • ISBN: ISSN 1172-0689 (print) ISSN 1172-0778 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet provides information for drivers with diabetes. It gives advice on some of the risks and precautions for diabetic drivers and outlines limitations and conditions which may apply to your licence when you are driving.

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Identification for driver licensing (Factsheet 20)

Published: Nov 2013
  • Also known as: Factsheet 20
  • ISBN: ISSN 1172-0689 (print) ISSN 1172-0778 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This factsheet advises what documents are acceptable as proof of your identity, address and change of name. When you are applying for a licence, renewing your licence or when you want to change the name on your licence you need to provide evidence of your identity and address.

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