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Processing times for driver licensing and motor vehicle applications.
The law only provides for some exemptions to certain legal requirements.
Read our exemption information carefully to see if you might be able to get an exemption and what you need to do to apply.
Information you should know if you are a New Zealander planning on driving in an overseas country.
It can be difficult to adjust to life after driving, but there are ways you can stay mobile or get support if you need it.
People decide to stop driving for any number of reasons. Many people make this decision as a normal part of life, especially if driving is becoming inconvenient, difficult or stressful.