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

 

For further information contact pavements@nzta.govt.nz

Chipsealing and hot mix asphalt (Q1; Q2)

Published: 1995

Q1 Chipsealing specification covers the quality assurance requirements for contracts which include surfacings work incorporating chipsealing. Q2 Hot mix asphalt specification covers the quality assurance requirements for contracts which include surfacings work incorporating hot mix asphalt.

Note: Use is mandatory on state highways and recommended on other road controlling authority roads.

Chipsealing and hot mix asphalt (Q1; Q2)

Managing bitumen quality (Q5)

Published: 2022

The Specification for managing bitumen quality has been developed to set out the standard processes required by Waka Kotahi so that assurance can be provided that bitumen of acceptable quality is imported into New Zealand and applied to road pavement surfacings.  It forms part of, and is cited by Waka Kotahi bitumen specifications M01 and M01-A.

Note: This specification is mandatory for state highways and recommended for local roads.

Managing bitumen quality (Q5)