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Land Transport Rule: Vehicle Standards Compliance 2002

Published: | Category: Land transport rules , Vehicle standards compliance | Audience: General

This rule sets out requirements to control the entry of vehicles into, and operation of vehicles in, the land transport system.

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 April 2002
  • Reference: Rule 35001
  • Contact: info@nzta.govt.nz
  • Amendments: 35001/13 (latest amendment)
  • Also known as: Vehicle Standards Compliance Rule or the Compliance Rule

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

  1. Consolidation (PDF) — 30 pages (external link)

  2. Preface to Consolidation (PDF) — 5 pages, 120 KB

  3. Incorporated by reference

Principal rule

  1. Vehicle Standards Compliance Rule 2002

  2. Vehicle Standards Compliance Rule 2002 — 88 pages, 297 KB

Amendments

  1. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2016
  2. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2016 [PDF, 141 KB]
  3. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2016 Questions and answers
  4. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2014
  5. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2014 — 10 pages, 164 KB
  6. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2014 Questions and answers
  7. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2013
  8. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 2) 2013
  9. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 3) 2013
  10. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2013 — 13 pages, 553 KB
  11. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2013 Questions & answers
  12. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 2) 2013 — 15 pages, 172 KB
  13. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 2) 2013 Questions & answers
  14. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 3) 2013 — 10 pages, 177 KB
  15. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 3) 2013 Questions & answers
  16. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2011
  17. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2011 — 12 pages, 152 KB
  18. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2011 Questions & answers
  19. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 2) 2011 — 9 pages, 364 KB
  20. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 2) 2011
  21. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 2) 2011 Questions & answers
  22. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2010
  23. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2010 — 11 pages, 103 KB
  24. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2010 Questions & answers
  25. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2009 — 8 pages, 140 KB
  26. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2009 Questions & answers
  27. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 2) 2009 — 10 pages, 117 KB
  28. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2009
  29. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 2) 2009
  30. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2007
  31. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 2) 2007
  32. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2007 — 11 pages, 105 KB
  33. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2007 Questions & answers
  34. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 2) 2007 — 10 pages, 47 KB
  35. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment (No. 2) 2007 Questions & answers
  36. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2005
  37. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2005 — 24 pages, 81 KB
  38. Vehicle Standards Compliance Amendment 2005 Questions & answers

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