This page relates to the 2024-27 National Land Transport Programme.

This webpage is under review

An update to reflect the Government Policy Statement on land transport 2024 is under way. 


Work category 112 provides for the routine care of unsealed pavements to maintain their structural integrity and serviceability.

Qualifying activities

Work category 112 is available to the road maintenance activity classes:

  • local road maintenance
  • state highway maintenance

Local road and state highway maintenance

Examples of qualifying activities

Examples of qualifying activities include, but may not be limited to:

  • grading
  • flanking
  • spot metalling and pothole repair
  • restoration of the correct camber
  • maintenance of the running course.

You can discuss with us (NZ Transport Agency Waka Kotahi (NZTA) as investor) whether other potential activities not listed above might also be eligible for inclusion in this work category.


Work category 112 has no identified exclusions.

Funding assistance rate

The usual funding assistance rate (FAR) is:



  • 100% of the NZTA state highway costs.

Submitting activities for National Land Transport Programme (NLTP) consideration and funding approval

Approved organisations and NZTA (for its own activities) submit their unsealed pavement maintenance activities for NLTP consideration and funding approval using the maintenance, operations and renewals template in Transport Investment Online (TIO).

Transport Investment Online (external link)

For guidance on using TIO, see the TIO learning and guidance page on our website.

Transport Investment Online (TIO) learning and guidance

Further information

For more details on over-width carriageways, see the Application of Network Documents Policy.

Application of Network Documents Policy