Road User Charges Amendment Act 2013

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Road User Charges Amendment Act 2013

Public Act2013 No 130
Date of assent4 December 2013
Commencementsee section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Road User Charges Amendment Act 2013.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

3 Principal Act
4 Section 5 amended (Interpretation)
  • In section 5(1), definition of permit, after 2002, insert for a RUC vehicle that exceeds the mass limits prescribed in section 4 of that rule.

5 Section 12 amended (RUC vehicles issued with permit must have distance licence for RUC vehicle type H or additional licence)
  • Replace section 12(4)(a)(i) with:

    • (i) the maximum allowable mass under section 4.5(1) of Part 1 of the VDAM Rule 2002 for the RUC vehicle and any trailers towed by the RUC vehicle; and.


Legislative history

19 November 2013Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (Bill 89–2) by committee of the whole House, third reading
4 December 2013Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Transport.