TRAFFIC UPDATES: Roads across the north island have been impacted by recent weather events. We’ll provide updates on our Journey Planner website as information becomes available. View our traffic map for road closures and delays(external link)

SCAM ALERTS: Report a phishing scam or learn about the latest phishing emails

CONTACT CENTRE WAIT TIMES: Our Contact Centre is currently experiencing significant wait times. View frequently asked questions

ONLINE TRANSACTIONS: We are experiencing issues with credit and debit card transactions on our website. We are working with the payment provider to resolve this as soon as we can. 

CONTACT CENTRE WAIT TIMES: Our Contact Centre is currently experiencing significant wait times. View frequently asked questions

REGO AND RUC LABEL ERROR: There was a postage error with labels purchased on the 15 August 2022. Find out more

ROAD USER CHARGES (RUC) DISCOUNT: Find out more about the temporary RUC reduction scheme

ONLINE SERVICES: We are currently experiencing issues with all our online services at the moment. We are working to resolve the services as soon as possible. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

COVID-19 SERVICES UPDATE: Information on Waka Kotahi services, extensions and more

ONLINE SERVICES: We currently have an issue with receiving some payments and are working to resolve this issue as quickly as possible. We apologise for any inconvenience.

EASTER WEEKEND – PLAN AHEAD: Heading away for the long weekend? Check our holiday journeys tool(external link)

SCAM ALERTS: Refund email and Vehicle licence (rego) renewal phishing emails

CONTACT CENTRE PHONE LINES: Our Contact Centre phone lines are currently unavailable. View frequently asked questions

Resources

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Guide to safe loading and towing for light vehicles

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Category: Commercial drivers & operators , Guidance for specialists | Audience: Motorists

This guide contains detailed advice on loading and towing practices to keep you within the law and protect you, your goods and others on the road.

Disabilities, injuries and driving (Factsheet 31)

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Category: Medical , Factsheets | Audience: Motorists

This factsheet gives information for disabled drivers.

I endorsements: How to become a driving instructor (Factsheet 5)

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Category: Occupational driving , Factsheets | Audience: Motorists

This factsheet relates to obtaining an endorsement to become a driving instructor.

Renewing driver licence endorsements (Factsheet 61)

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Category: Occupational driving , Factsheets | Audience: Motorists

This factsheet explains what you need to do to renew the endorsements on your driver licence.

D endorsements for carrying dangerous goods (Factsheet 37)

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Category: Occupational driving , Factsheets | Audience: Motorists

This factsheet advises when you need to have a dangerous goods endorsement on your driver licence and provides information on how to get one.

Impoundment of your vehicle at the roadside (Factsheet 63)

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Category: Enforcement , Factsheets | Audience: Motorists

This factsheet explains when the vehicle can be impounded, what happens at the roadside and the actions you need to take to get it back.

Safety belts and airbags (Factsheet 30)

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Category: Road user safety , Factsheets | Audience: Motorists

This factsheet explains why safety belts matter, responsibilities, fines, choosing a safety belt and maintenance.

O endorsements: how to become a testing officer (Factsheet 48)

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Category: Occupational driving , Factsheets | Audience: Motorists

This factsheet relates to obtaining an endorsement to become a driver testing officer.

Research Report 621 Regulations and safety for electric bicycles and other low-powered vehicles

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Category: Safety, security and public health , Research programme , Research & reports | Audiences: General, Motorists, Walkers & cyclists

This research report presents a review of overseas legislation, technology trends, market and safety analyses for low-powered, low-speed vehicles.

Driver licence test guides

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Category: Road codes , Leaflets & brochures | Audiences: General, Motorists

These guides provide detailed information about the Class 1 (car) driver licence tests.