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The NZ Transport Agency is currently identifying roads where reviewing speed limits could make a big difference in preventing deaths and serious injuries, and where communities are calling for change.

Please use the drop-down filter below to select speed limit reviews by region.

Northland

Speed review location Road type Length Current limit Proposed limit Crash history*
(2009–2018)
SH10 Awanui to Taipa Rural corridor 17.4km 100km 80km 9
SH1 Moerewa to Kawakawa Rural corridor 2.8km 100km 80km 8
SH11 Puketona to Haruru Rural corridor 12.8km Variable from 70–100km Variable from 50–80km 16

* No. deaths and serious injuries.

Auckland

Speed review location Road type Length Current limit Proposed limit Crash history*
(2009–2018)
SH1 Brigham Creek to Waimauku Corridor 7.8km Variable between 70–100km Variable from 50–80km 40
SH22 Drury to Pukekohe Corridor 12.9km Variable between 70–100km Variable between 60–80km 44
SH1 Wellsford to Warkworth Corridor 17.4km Variable between 70–100km Variable between 60–80km 57

* No. deaths and serious injuries.

Bay of Plenty

Speed review location Road type Length Current limit Proposed limit Crash history*
(2009–2018)
SH30/SH33 Rotorua to Paengaroa          

* No. deaths and serious injuries.

Canterbury

Speed review location Road type Length Current limit Proposed limit Crash history*
(2009–2018)
SH8 Burkes Pass Corridor 0.58km 80km 60km 0
SH8 Tekapo Township Corridor 2.57km Variable between 60–80km Variable from 50–80km 1

* No. deaths and serious injuries.

Otago

Speed review location Road type Length Current limit Proposed limit Crash history*
(2009–2018)
SH1 Waihola Township     70km 60km  
SH88 Port Chalmers Township     50km 40km  
SH6 Luggate Township     70km 50km  

* No. deaths and serious injuries.

Southland

Speed review location Road type Length Current limit Proposed limit Crash history*
(2009–2018)
SH6/SH94 Lumsden Township     Variable from 70–100km Variable from 50–80km  

* No. deaths and serious injuries.


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SH2 Katikati to Tauranga

Current limit: Varied from 70km/h–100km/h
Proposed limit: Varied from 60km/h–80km/h
Length: 29.58km
Road type: Rural and urban corridor

SH73 West Melton

Current limit: 70km.h
Proposed limit: 60km/h
Length: 0.75
Road type: Rural township

SH60 Upper Takaka to Takaka

Current limits: 70km/h to 100km/h
Proposed limits: 60km/h to 80km/h
Length: 21.7km
Road type: Rural highway

SH8 Burkes Pass

Current limit: 80km/h
Proposed limit: 60km/h
Length: 0.62km
Road type: Rural township

SH5 Waiotapu

Current limit: 100km/h
Proposed limit: 80km/h
Length: 977m
Road type: State Highway

SH1 L Phillips Road (near SheepWorld) to Pūhoi

Current limits: 100km/h
Proposed limits: 80km/h
Length: 15.9km
Road type: National Strategic (High Volume)

SH1 Glenavy / Waitaki Bridge

Current limits: 70km/h and 100km/h
Proposed limits: 60km/h and 80km/h
Length: 3.4km
Road type: Rural townships

SH1 Winchester

Current limit: 100km/h
Proposed limit: 50
Length: 190m
Road type: Rural township

SH6 Blenheim to Nelson

Current limits: 40km/h (school zone) to 100km/h
Proposed limits: 40km/h (school zone) to 80km/h
Length: 110km
Road type: Rural highway

SH6 Luggate

Current limit: 70km/h
Proposed limit: 50km/h
Length: 400m SH6 northern approach into Luggate and 300m SH6 southern approach into Luggate
Road type: Highway

SH94 Lumsden

Current limit: 70km/h
Proposed limit: 50km/h
Length: 300m
Road type: Highway

SH10 Awanui to Taipa

Current limit: 100km/h
Proposed limit: 80km/h
Length: 22.5km
Road type: Rural corridor

SH11 Haruru to Puketona

Current limit: Varied from 70–100km/h
Proposed limit: Varied from 60–80km/h
Length: 10.5km
Road type: Rural corridor

SH1 Moerewa to Kawakawa

Current limit: Varied from 70–100km/h
Proposed limit: Varied from 50–80km/h
Length: 5.5km
Road type: Rural corridor

SH1 Taupō Airport to Motuoapa

Current limit: Varied from 70–100km/h
Proposed limit: Varied from 60–100km/h
Length: 34km
Road type: Rural corridor and towns

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