MEMBERS - NEWS & INFORMATION
25/09/2018: New animal welfare regulations
On October 1 2018, new animal welfare regulations came into effect. The regulations relating to transport do not impose new obligations on transporters or suppliers, as they are based on existing minimum standards in the codes of welfare.
27/09/2018: Members face RUC rate rise from 1st of October
From October 1 2018, The Ministry of Transport (MoT) will increase road user charges (RUC) for transport operators. It is the first rise for three years, and rather than a percentage, or a single fixed rate increase, the MoT has changed some vehicle types and has kept some rates the same.
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25/09/2018: Big gains forecast from transport investment
Creating a safe, accessible, efficient, and connected transport system is the aim of the New Zealand Transport Agency (Waka Kotahi)’s National Land Transport Programme (NLTP) for 2018–21.
27/09/2018: Road Transport Logistics driver takes national championship
New Zealand’s champion truck driver for 2018 has been awarded to Darrin Wilson of Road Transport Logistics after an intensely competitive final of the NZ Truck Driving Championship at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin.