This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on 26 June 2008, amend the Land Transport (Offences and Penalties) Regulations 1999.
insert new penalties for breaches of the prohibition on making false declarations under subclause 4.7 of the Land Transport Rule: Frontal Impact 2001 (32006/1):
insert new penalties for breaches of the prohibition in subclause 6.4(1A) of the Land Transport (Road User) Rule 2004 (61001) against parking in areas reserved for disabled persons:
decrease the infringement penalties for breaches of subclauses 7.4(1) and (2) and 7.12(1) and (7) of the Land Transport (Road User) Rule 2004 (61001), which relate to noisy vehicles and driving or riding without a securely fastened approved helmet:
increase or insert demerit points for the breaches mentioned in the preceding paragraph:
omit the infringement fees for breaches of subclause 11.8(1), (3), and (4) of Vehicle Standards Compliance 2002 (35001/1) relating to vehicle identification numbers.
Date of notification in Gazette: 29 May 2008.
These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Transport.