The Ministry of Transport has published a high level outline of the publications anticipated to be released during 2016/17, and project engagement/consultation timeframes. This information should be considered indicative only, and will be updated quarterly.

Download the current Indicative Engagement and Publications Timeline [PDF, 39 KB]

Ministry definitions

“Publication”: documents which the Ministry intends to release publicly via this website.

“Consultation”: communication with the general public by way of asking for submissions.

“Engagement”: communication with key stakeholders on proposed actions.

More information

For most publications, more information can be found by clicking on the name of the publication in the timeline.

For the engagement and consultation processes, links are provided in the timeline where they are available. Other information about some projects can be found below.

Government Policy Statement on land transport 2018

The Government Policy Statement on land transport (GPS) sets out the government’s priorities for expenditure from the National Land Transport Fund over the next 10 years. It sets out how funding is allocated between activities such as road safety policing, State highways, local roads and public transport. Click here more information on the GPS 2018. You can provide feedback on the draft GPS 2018 by emailing or by writing to:

Attn: GPS Policy Team
Ministry of Transport
PO Box 3175

Feedback on the draft GPS 2018 closes at 5pm Friday 31 March 2017.

Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) Technology Action Plan review

The Government’s Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) Technology Action Plan was released on 18 June 2014. It takes a multimodal, multiagency approach to the introduction of ITS in New Zealand over the next four years and outlines the Government’s strategic approach to encouraging and enabling these technologies in New Zealand. The Action Plan is currently being reviewed.

If you have any further questions about the ITS Action Plan, please email or call +64 4 439 9000 and ask to speak to the Project Manager for the ITS Action Plan.