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Land Transport Rule: Light-vehicle Brakes 2002

Published: | Category: Light-vehicle brakes , Land transport rules | Audience: General

This rule specifies the types of brakes that must be fitted in most types of light vehicle, and the requirements for those brakes.

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: 1 April 2002
  • Reference: Rule 32014
  • ISBN/ISSN: ISSN 1173-1559
  • Contact: info@nzta.govt.nz
  • Amendments: Rule 32014/6 (latest amendment)
  • Also known as: Light-vehicle Brakes Rule

Printed copies are available from Blue Star. 

Contact details
0800 504 704 or nzta.support@bluestargroup.co.nz

Consolidation

  1. Light-vehicle Brakes 2002 (as at 1 November 2019) [PDF, 469 KB]
  2. Preface to consolidation [PDF, 93 KB]
  3. Incorporated by reference

Principal rule

  1. Light-vehicle Brakes Rule 2002
  2. Light-vehicle Brakes Rule 2002 [PDF, 425 KB]

Amendments

2020

  1. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2020 Questions & answers [PDF, 166 KB] (updated 20 February 2020)

2019

  1. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2019
  2. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2019 [PDF, 298 KB]
  3. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2019 Questions & answers [PDF, 161 KB]
  4. Summary of submissions from the 2018 consultation [PDF, 322 KB]
  5. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment (No. 2) 2019
  6. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment (No. 2) 2019 Questions & answers [PDF, 141 KB] - this is superseded by 2020 Questions & answers [PDF, 166 KB]
  7. Summary of submissions from the 2019 consultation [PDF, 618 KB]

2014

  1. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2014
  2. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2014 [PDF, 198 KB]
  3. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2014 Questions & answers
  4. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment (No. 2) 2014
  5. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment (No. 2) 2014 [PDF, 180 KB]
  6. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment (No. 2) 2014 Questions & answers

2013

  1. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2013
  2. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2013 [PDF, 176 KB]
  3. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2013 Questions & answers

2011

  1. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2011
  2. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2011 [PDF, 598 KB]
  3. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2011 Questions & answers

2007

  1. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2007
  2. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2007 [PDF, 60 KB]
  3. Light-vehicle Brakes Amendment 2007 Questions & answers
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