Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is advising that wait times to book practical driving tests are longer than usual as testing officers work to clear the backlog from tests unable to be carried out during the seven-week period of COVID-19 Alert Levels 3 and 4.
Compelling new crash test footage released today by Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency provides graphic evidence that the choice you make when buying your next used car could be a life and death decision.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is reminding New Zealanders that recently expired driver licences and endorsements remain valid and there is no need to visit a driver licensing agent or to ring or email the Waka Kotahi Contact Centre to renew the documents yet.
Over $3 billion worth of NZ Upgrade Programme projects are moving forward, with five major projects in Auckland, Wellington and Tauranga each a step closer to construction this week, Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency says.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency will be able to offer more services to keep New Zealanders moving safely when New Zealand moves to Alert Level 2 from 11.59pm tonight, General Manager Regulatory Services Kane Patena says.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency will be hitting the ‘pause’ button for daytime roadworks on some of the country’s busiest highways in an effort to ease congestion and delays for drivers when New Zealand moves in to Alert Level 2 tomorrow.
Work is back underway on most state highway projects around the country as construction crews adjust to new health and safety protocols, and Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency says it is inevitable that completion dates for many projects will be affected by the unprecedented impact of Covid-19.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency has taken steps to encourage the removal of more impounded vehicles from the side of State Highways in a move that will make New Zealand’s roads safer and improve the national vehicle fleet in the process.