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Aotearoa urban street planning and design guide

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Category: Urban design , Planning, design, funding, building, maintenance of the transport network , Guidance for specialists | Audiences: Local & regional government, Road controlling authorities, Road traffic engineers & consultants, Roading contractors

The Aotearoa urban street planning and design guide (the Street Guide) draws on national and international best-practice to provide a framework for well-functioning urban environments.

Pedestrian crossing selection guidance note

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Category: Walking & cycling , Guidance for specialists | Audiences: Road controlling authorities, Road traffic engineers & consultants, Roading contractors

Selecting an appropriate crossing facility type including the supporting aids requires a comprehensive and context sensitive approach.

Cycle wayfinding

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Category: Walking & cycling , Guidance for specialists | Audiences: Road controlling authorities, Road traffic engineers & consultants, Roading contractors

Having route and destination (‘wayfinding’) signage is important in promoting facilities and making them user friendly.

Barriers and fences on cycling routes

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Category: Walking & cycling , Guidance for specialists | Audiences: Road controlling authorities, Road traffic engineers & consultants, Roading contractors

Barriers (to prevent falls) and fences may be necessary safety features on cycle routes, however they can be a hazard in their own right, or impact negatively on landscape values.

COVID-19 recovery permitted activity guidance

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Category: Rail safety , COVID-19 , Guidance for specialists | Audience: Rail participants

The intent of the COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-Track Consenting) Act 2020 (Act) is to support New Zealand’s recovery from the economic and social impacts of COVID-19 and ongoing investment across New Zealand, while promoting the sustainable management of …

New Zealand trauma system review

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Category: Guidance for specialists , Research & reports | Audiences: Local & regional government, Medical practitioners, Road controlling authorities, Road traffic engineers & consultants

This report is a result of a review that the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons undertook of New Zealand’s trauma system.

Accessible cycling infrastructure

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Category: Walking & cycling , Guidance for specialists | Audiences: Road controlling authorities, Road traffic engineers & consultants, Roading contractors

This guidance identifies the main infrastructure-related challenges faced by disabled riders in New Zealand, along with design solutions that make cycling more accessible.

Guide to using nature-based solutions in transport engineering

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Category: Environment , Planning, design, funding, building, maintenance of the transport network , Guidance for specialists | Audiences: Road controlling authorities, Roading contractors

This document provides guidance on the integration and application of nature-based solutions (NbS) in Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency engineering practices.

Infrastructure risk rating manual: Road to Zero edition

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Category: Guidance for specialists | Audiences: Local & regional government, Road controlling authorities, Road traffic engineers & consultants, Roading contractors

The Infrastructure risk rating manual: Road to Zero edition (IRR) is a proactive method for assessing road safety risk developed by Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency.