Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency principles and policies ensure approved organisations and Waka Kotahi (for its own activities) understand what’s required when developing their investment proposals, and guide Waka Kotahi investment assessors when making investment decisions. They also enable Waka Kotahi to be fair and consistent and follow the governing legislation, primarily the Land Transport Management Act 2003.
This section provides an overview of the legislation, statutory documents and policies, and government commitments that shape the planning and investment processes for the National Land Transport Programme (NLTP). It also outlines the central and local government entities that are involved in the development and delivery of the NLTP.
This section provides information about the funding assistance rates (FARs) applied in the 2024–27 National Land Transport Programme (NLTP) period. FARs are the funding contribution in percentage terms Waka Kotahi makes to an approved organisation for a land transport activity.