Associate Transport Minister Craig Foss has announced that alcohol interlock sentences will become mandatory for serious and repeat drink-drive offenders.
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The April 2015 to March 2016 report containing information on freight movements into, out of and around New Zealand is now available.
The Ministry has recently released the Transport Domain Plan and the Transport Research Strategy. Find out more.
The New Zealand Open Data community would like to see public transport, road assessment and crash analysis system (CAS) data made available in an open format.
The Ministry is accepting submissions on an authorisation application received from Air New Zealand and United Airlines.
The Associate Transport Minister has announced the preferred changes to the VDAM Rule, for New Zealand's heavy vehicle dimensions and mass limits.
As of 1 July 2016, ACC levies for petrol and diesel vehicles were reduced, and the diesel vs petrol charges calculator has been updated to reflect this.
Public submissions on the review are now available, as well as the Summary and Analysis of Submissions from the February 2016 consultation.
Investment in long-lived transport infrastructure is subject to uncertainty. Failure to manage uncertainty can result in costly mistakes.