The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Closures start at 9pm and finish at 5am, unless otherwise stated. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at the next available date, prior to Friday, 10th August 2018. Please note this Traffic Bulletin is updated every Friday
An urgent fleet audit of passenger service vehicles related to Ruapehu Alpine Lifts (RAL) Ltd has been undertaken by the NZ Transport Agency and NZ Police in response to the fatal crash involving an RAL-operated vehicle on the Ohakune Mountain Road on Saturday afternoon (July 28).
The NZ Transport Agency and NZ Police are advising motorists that safety cameras inside the Waterview Connection tunnels will be activated from Friday August 3 in order to encourage safer speeds inside the motorway tunnels.
The NZ Transport Agency is prosecuting Daily Freight (1994) Limited for alleged breaches of the Railways Act 2005, following an investigation into an incident in Auckland on 25 January 2018 involving runaway rail wagons which the Transport Agency believes resulted in potential risks to rail safety.