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Land Transport Rule: Passenger Service Vehicles 1999

Published: | Category: Land transport rules , Passenger service vehicles | Audience: General

This rule specifies the legal requirements for the design and construction of all passenger service vehicles in New Zealand. Includes privately owned and operated vehicles that have more than 12 seats or that are heavy motor vehicles with more than nine seats.

About the rule

The rule is available in consolidated format (ie, a full, up-to-date, version of the rule including all its amendments) or as the original, unamended rule with separate amendment rules. Choose the option that best suits your needs from the list below.

To access the consolidated version of the rule (available only in PDF format), click on ‘Consolidation’ below.

The electronic versions of legislation on this website, and any legislation printed from the website:

  • have no official status
  • are made available for information only and should not be relied on as the authoritative text.

About the questions and answers

Questions and answers are provided to accompany a new rule or amendment rule when it is signed. These versions of the questions and answers are not updated to take into account any later amendments to the rule and are retained for historic interest only.

Publication details

  • Author:
  • Published: 01 September 1999
  • Reference: Rule 31001
  • Contact: info@nzta.govt.nz
  • Amendments: 31001/8 (latest amendment)
  • Also known as: Passenger Service Vehicles Rule or PSV Rule

Printed copies are available from selected bookshops in NZ or from Wickliffe Solutions. 
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Consolidated rule

  1. Consolidation (PDF) — 29 pages (external link)

  2. Preface to Consolidation (PDF) — 3 pages, 113 KB

  3. Incorporated by reference

Principal rule

  1. Passenger Service Vehicles Rule 1999

  2. Passenger Service Vehicles Rule 1999 — 87 pages, 358 KB

Amendments

  1. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2016

  2. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2016 [PDF, 145 KB]

  3. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2016 Questions & answers

  4. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2014

  5. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2014 — 11 pages, 184 KB

  6. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2014 Questions & answers

  7. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2012

  8. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2012 — 24 pages, 275 KB

  9. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2012 Questions & answers

  10. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2010

  11. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2010 — 10 pages, 95 KB

  12. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2010 Questions & answers

  13. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2009 — 13 pages, 125 KB

  14. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2009

  15. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2009 Questions & answers

  16. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2007

  17. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2007 — 15 pages, 149 KB

  18. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2007 Questions & answers

  19. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment (No. 2) 2007

  20. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment (No. 2) 2007 — 10 pages, 48 KB

  21. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment (No. 2) 2007 Questions & answers

  22. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2005

  23. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2005 — 9 pages, 41 KB

  24. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2005 Questions & answers

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