Waka Kotahi maintains a Register of network standards and guidelines and an accompanying register process manual, which govern the planning, construction, operation and maintenance of networks and services.
Construction of service lanes is not eligible for funding assistance from the National Land Transport Fund (NLTF). However, subsequent maintenance, renewal or improvements are eligible where the service lane has been declared a legal road. Also clarifies how betterment fits within this policy.
Outlines the policy on investment in uneconomic transport infrastructure to ensure investment decisions are informed by a range of options with robust assessment within legislative and national settings.