Transport (Vehicle Registration and Licensing) Amendment Notice 2006

  • revoked
  • Transport (Vehicle Registration and Licensing) Amendment Notice 2006: revoked, on 1 May 2011, pursuant to regulation 97(c) of the Land Transport (Motor Vehicle Registration and Licensing) Regulations 2011 (SR 2011/79).

Reprint
as at 1 May 2011

Transport (Vehicle Registration and Licensing) Amendment Notice 2006

(SR 2006/388)

  • Transport (Vehicle Registration and Licensing) Amendment Notice 2006: revoked, on 1 May 2011, pursuant to regulation 97(c) of the Land Transport (Motor Vehicle Registration and Licensing) Regulations 2011 (SR 2011/79).


Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.

This notice is administered by the Ministry of Transport.


Pursuant to section 14 of the Transport (Vehicle and Driver Registration and Licensing) Act 1986, the Minister of Transport gives the following notice.

1 Title
  • This notice is the Transport (Vehicle Registration and Licensing) Amendment Notice 2006.

2 Commencement
  • This notice comes into force on 22 January 2007.

3 Principal notice amended
4 Form of registration plates (other than personalised registration plates or trade plates)
  • (1) Clause 2(3)(a) is amended by omitting : and substituting ; or, and also by adding the following subparagraphs:

    • (iv) a letter, followed by a numeral from 1 to 9 (both numbers inclusive), followed by any combination of 3 letters; or

    • (v) a letter, followed by a numeral from 1 to 9 (both numbers inclusive), above any combination of 3 letters:.

    (2) Clause 2 is amended by adding the following subclause:

    • (5) To avoid doubt, nothing in subclause (3)(a) or (b) permits distinguishing marks on a registration plate to be assigned (whether in the same or a in different format) to more than 1 vehicle.

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Dated at Wellington this 12th day of December 2006.

Annette King,

Minister of Transport.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the notice, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This notice, which comes into force on 22 January 2007, amends clause 2(3)(a) of the Transport (Vehicle Registration and Licensing) Notice 1995 by adding 2 new subparagraphs, which enable the use of the following combinations of letters and numerals on registration plates for motor cycles, mopeds, and tractors:

  • any letter, followed by any numeral from 1 to 9 (both numbers inclusive), followed by any combination of 3 letters; or

  • any letter, followed by any numeral from 1 to 9 (both numbers inclusive), above any combination of 3 letters.

This notice also inserts a new subclause (5) into clause 2, which makes clear that distinguishing marks on a registration plate assigned to a vehicle in 1 of the formats permitted under subclause (3)(a) or (b), cannot be assigned to another vehicle, whether in the same or in a different format.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 21 December 2006.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Transport (Vehicle Registration and Licensing) Amendment Notice 2006. The eprint incorporates all the amendments to the notice as at 1 May 2011. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 3 September 2007.

    Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions that cannot be compiled in the eprint are also included, after the principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)
  • Land Transport (Motor Vehicle Registration and Licensing) Regulations 2011 (SR 2011/79): regulation 97(c)