Reprint as at 1 January 2016
Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.
Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.
This Act is administered by the Ministry of Transport.
to promote safe road user behaviour and vehicle safety; and
to provide for a system of rules governing road user behaviour, the licensing of drivers, and technical aspects of land transport, and to recognise reciprocal obligations of persons involved; and
to consolidate and amend various enactments relating to road safety and land transport; and
to enable New Zealand to implement international agreements relating to road safety and land transport