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Land Transport Rule: Vehicle Equipment 2004

Published: | Category: Land transport rules , Vehicle equipment | Audience: General

This rule covers safety and maintenance requirements for equipment fitted to motor vehicles: warning devices, speedometers, sun visors, mudguards, footrests on motorcycles and mopeds, child restraints, televisions, fuel tanks and fuel lines.

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.

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  • 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: 27 February 2005
  • Reference: Rule 32017
  • Contact: info@nzta.govt.nz
  • Amendments: 32017/ 7 (Latest amendment)
  • Also known as: Vehicle Equipment Rule or the Equipment Rule

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