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Notice Title

Specification of Road User Charges Notice 2019

Pursuant to section 90A of the Road User Charges Act 2012, I, Bryan Talbot, Senior Technical Advisor at the NZ Transport Agency, give the following notice.

Notice

1 Title

1. This notice is the Specification of Road User Charges Notice 2019.

2 Commencement

(1) This notice, except for clause 5, comes into force on the day after the date of its notification in the New Zealand Gazette.

(2) Clause 5 of this notice comes into force on 15 August 2019.

3 Application

The road user charges set out in the Schedule apply on and from 15 August 2019.

4 Schedule of Road User Charges

(1) Part 1 of the Schedule sets out the road user charges for certain vehicle and vehicle combination types.

(2) Part 2 of the Schedule sets out the road user charges for certain specialist vehicles (as identified in clause 5.11(2) of Land Transport Rule: Vehicle Dimensions and Mass 2016).

(3) Part 3 of the Schedule sets out the rates of road user charges for the purpose only of assessment of unpaid road user charges.

5 Revocations

(1) The notice titled “Specification of Road User Charges”, published in the New Zealand Gazette, 10 December 2015, Issue No. 135, Notice No. 2015-au7240, is revoked.

(2) The notice titled “Specification of Road User Charges”, published in the New Zealand Gazette, 26 January 2017, Issue No. 8, Notice No. 2017-au262, is revoked.

(3) The notice titled “Specification of Road User Charges”, published in the New Zealand Gazette, 30 March 2017, Issue No. 35, Notice No. 2017-au1494, is revoked.

(4) The notice titled “Specification of Road User Charges”, published in the New Zealand Gazette, 30 November 2017, Notice No. 2017-au6290, is revoked.

(5) The notice titled “Specification of Road User Charges”, published in the New Zealand Gazette, 13 April 2018, Notice No. 2018-au1750, is revoked.

(6) The notice titled “Specification of Road User Charges”, published in the New Zealand Gazette, 18 December 2018, Notice No. 2018-au6294, is revoked.

(7) The notice titled “Specification of Road User Charges”, published in the New Zealand Gazette, 22 January 2019, Notice No. 2019-au305, is revoked.

Schedule

Road User Charges

Part 1

Road User Charges for Certain Vehicle and Vehicle Combination Types

Vehicle Type Number

Description of Road User Charge (RUC) vehicle or vehicle combination

Rates ($ per 1000km, including GST)

H13

Towing vehicle that is part of an overweight combination vehicle consisting of a RUC Vehicle Type 14 towing a RUC Vehicle Type 939 and a RUC Vehicle Type 33 RUC with a permit weight of more than 60,000kg but not more than 63,000kg

617.00

H63

RUC Vehicle Type 14 with a RUC Vehicle Type 951 and a permit weight more than 58,000kg but not more than 62,000kg

800.00

H72

RUC Vehicle Type 6 with a RUC Vehicle Type 929 and a RUC Vehicle Type 29 with a permit weight not more than 48,000kg

626.00

H78

RUC Vehicle Type 6 with a RUC Vehicle Type 929 and a RUC Vehicle Type 29 with a permit weight more than 48,000 kg but not more than 50,000kg

676.00

H79

RUC Vehicle Type 6 with a RUC Vehicle Type 929 and a RUC Vehicle Type 29 with a permit weight more than 50,000 kg but not more than 52,000kg

891.00

Part 2

Road User Charges for Certain Specialist Vehicles

Vehicle Type Number

Description of Road User Charge (RUC) vehicle or vehicle combination

Rates ($ per 1000km, including GST)

660

Two-axle specialist vehicle with a gross permit weight up to and including 16,000kg

524.00

661

Two-axle specialist vehicle with a gross permit weight over 16,000kg and up to and including 18,000kg

795.00

662

Three-axle specialist vehicle with a gross permit weight up to and including 23,000kg that is not a Passenger Service Vehicle

514.00

663

Three-axle specialist vehicle with a gross permit weight over 23,000kg and up to and including 25,000kg that is not a Passenger Service Vehicle

736.00

664

Four-axle specialist vehicle with a gross permit weight up to and including 27,000kg

585.00

665

Four-axle specialist vehicle with a gross permit weight over 27,000kg and up to and including 29,000kg

743.00

666

Two-axle specialist vehicle with a gross permit weight over 18,000kg and up to 20,000kg

1032.00

Part 3

Rates of Road User Charges for Assessment Purposes Only

Vehicle Type Number

Description of Road User Charge (RUC) vehicle or vehicle combination

Weight of vehicle (tonnes)

Rates ($ per 1000km, including GST)

RUC Type 6 + RUC Type 29

Powered Vehicle with 3 axles (except type 308, 309, 311, 399, 413 vehicles) + Unpowered vehicle with 2 twin tyred, or single large-tyred, close axles (except type 929 vehicles)

34

476.00

35

531.00

36

590.00

37

656.00

38

725.00

39

801.00

40

883.00

41

970.00

42

1,064.00

43

1,165.00

44

1,274.00

RUC Type 6 + RUC Type 33

Powered Vehicle with 3 axles (except type 308, 309, 311, 399, 413 vehicles) + Unpowered vehicle with 3 twin tyred, or single large-tyred, close axles (except type 939 vehicles)

45

762.00

46

762.00

47

822.00

48

895.00

49

972.00

50

1,055.00

51

1,142.00

52

1,235.00

53

1,332.00

54

1,435.00

RUC Type 6 + RUC Type 37

Powered Vehicle with 3 axles (except type 308, 309, 311, 399, 413 vehicles) + Unpowered vehicle with 3 axles (except type 33 and type 939 vehicles)

42

430.00

43

485.00

44

544.00

45

607.00

46

675.00

47

746.00

48

823.00

49

905.00

50

991.00

51

1,083.00

52

1,180.00

53

1,282.00

54

1,391.00

RUC Type 6 + RUC Type 43 (semi trailer)

Powered Vehicle with 3 axles (except type 308, 309, 311, 399, 413 vehicles) + Unpowered vehicle with 4 close axles operating as a semi trailer

54

891.00

55

941.00

56

1,014.00

57

1,091.00

58

1,174.00

59

1.259.00

60

1,350.00

RUC Type 6 + RUC Type 43 (full trailer)

Powered Vehicle with 3 axles (except type 308, 309, 311, 399, 413 vehicles) + Unpowered vehicle with 4 axles (except 4 close axles)

54

891.00

55

891.00

56

949.00

57

1,020.00

58

1,099.31

59

1,179.00

60

1,264.00

RUC Type 6 + RUC Type 939 + RUC Type 33

Powered Vehicle with 3 axles (except type 308, 309, 311, 399, 413 vehicles) + Unpowered vehicle that is a leading trailer with 3 twin-tyred, or single large-tyred close axles + Unpowered vehicle with 3 twin tyred, or single large-tyred, close axles (except type 939 vehicles)

59

618.00

60

661.00

61

707.00

62

756.00

63

807.00

64

860.00

RUC Type 14 + RUC Type 29

Powered vehicle with 4 axles (except type 408, 414 or 499 vehicles + Unpowered vehicle with 2 twin-tyred, or single large-tyred, close axles (except type 929 vehicles)

40

634.00

41

695.00

42

761.00

43

833.00

44

909.00

45

990.00

46

1,077.00

47

1,169.00

48

1,209.00

49

1,373.00

50

1,485.00

RUC Type 14 + RUC Type 37

Powered vehicle with 4 axles (except type 408, 414 or 499 vehicles + Unpowered vehicle with 3 axles, (except type 33 and type 939 vehicles)

45

424.00

46

473.00

47

527.00

48

585.00

49

645.00

50

710.00

51

778.00

52

851.00

53

928.00

54

1,008.00

55

1,095.00

56

1,184.00

57

1,279.00

58

1,379.00

59

1,485.00

60

1,596.00

RUC Type 14 + RUC Type 43 (semi trailer)

Powered vehicle with 4 axles (except type 408, 414 or 499 vehicles + Unpowered vehicle with 4 close axles operating as a semi trailer

59

969.00

60

1,040.00

61

1,114.00

62

1,191.00

63

1,272.00

64

1,357.00

RUC Type 14 + RUC Type 43 (full trailer)

Powered vehicle with 4 axles (except type 408, 414 or 499 vehicles + Unpowered vehicle with 4 axles (except 4 close axles)

59

913.00

60

980.00

61

1,049.00

62

1,122.00

63

1,198.00

64

1,278.00

RUC Type 14 + RUC Type 43 (semi) + RUC Type 33

Powered vehicle with 4 axles (except type 408, 414 or 499 vehicles + Unpowered vehicle with 4 close axles operating as a semi trailer + Unpowered vehicle with 3 twin tyred, or single large-tyred, close axles (except type 939 vehicles)

64

375.00

65

410.00

66

447.00

67

485.00

68

525.00

RUC Type 14 + RUC Type 951

Powered vehicle with 4 axles (except type 408, 414 or 499 vehicles + Unpowered vehicle with 5 or more axles

59

678.00

60

723.00

61

772.00

62

822.00

63

875.00

64

931.00


Dated at Wellington this 28th day of June 2019.

BRYAN TALBOT, Senior Technical Advisor, NZ Transport Agency.