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Land Transport Rule: Passenger Service Vehicles 1999

Published: | Category: Passenger service vehicles , Land transport rules | Audience: General

This rule specifies the legal requirements for the design and construction of all passenger service vehicles in New Zealand. Includes privately owned and operated vehicles that have more than 12 seats or that are heavy motor vehicles with more than nine seats.

Rule versions

  • The ‘Current rule’ will give you the most up-to-date version of the Rule and any amendments made to it. We recommend this as your reference point if you want to read the most current information.
  • The ‘Original rule and amendments’ will give you the very first version of the rule (as it was when it was first created) as well as links to all amendments made to it over time. We recommend this page as your reference page if you want to research the history of the rule.

Note: Both of these pages will also provide links to the consultation material – such as summary of submissions and FAQs (questions and answers) – for each version and amendment.

Questions and answers

Questions and answers are provided to accompany a new rule or amendment when they are signed. These and other consultation documents on this page have not been updated to take into account any later rule amendments and are retained for historic interest only.

Publication details

  • Author:
  • Published: 1 September 1999
  • Reference: Rule 31001
  • Also known as: Passenger Service Vehicles Rule or PSV Rule

Current rule

  1. Passenger Service Vehicles 1999 (as at 1 May 2021) [PDF, 488 KB]
  2. Preface to Consolidation [PDF, 69 KB]
  3. Incorporated by reference

Original rule and amendments

Original rule

  1. Passenger Service Vehicles Rule 1999
  2. Passenger Service Vehicles Rule 1999 [PDF, 358 KB]

Amendments

2021

  1. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2021 [PDF, 226 KB]
  2. Summary of submissions from the 2020 consultation [PDF, 522 KB]

2019

  1. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2019
  2. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2019 [PDF, 296 KB]
  3. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2019 Questions & answers [PDF, 161 KB]
  4. Summary of submissions from the 2018 consultation [PDF, 322 KB]

2016

  1. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2016
  2. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2016 [PDF, 145 KB]
  3. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2016 Questions & answers

2014

  1. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2014
  2. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2014 [PDF, 184 KB]
  3. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2014 Questions & answers

2012

  1. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2012
  2. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2012 [PDF, 275 KB]
  3. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2012 Questions & answers

2010

  1. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2010
  2. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2010 [PDF, 95 KB]
  3. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2010 Questions & answers

2009

  1. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2009 [PDF, 125 KB]
  2. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2009
  3. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2009 Questions & answers

2007

  1. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2007
  2. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2007 [PDF, 149 KB]
  3. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2007 Questions & answers
  4. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment (No. 2) 2007
  5. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment (No. 2) 2007 [PDF, 48 KB]
  6. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment (No. 2) 2007 Questions & answers

2005

  1. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2005
  2. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2005 [PDF, 41 KB]
  3. Passenger Service Vehicles Amendment 2005 Questions & answers