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Authorities/Other Agencies of State
Notice Title

Notification of Ordinary Rule

In accordance with section 161(3) of the Land Transport Act 1998, notification is hereby given of the making of Land Transport Rule: COVID-19 Response (No 1) Amendment 2020 (“amendment Rule”).

The amendment Rule amends Land Transport Rule: COVID-19 Response (No 1) 2020 (“principal Rule”) to:

  1. extend the benefits of the principal Rule to apply beyond the end of the key restrictions imposed in response to the outbreak of COVID-19; and
  2. add certainty by fixing the dates that could have been determined by the Agency under the principal Rule.

The amendment Rule comes into force on 7 September 2020.

It is available at:

It is also available for inspection free of charge, and can be purchased, at the National Office of Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency, 50 Victoria Street, Wellington, at its regional offices, or by e-mailing

Dated at Wellington this 4th day of August 2020.

BRENDAN BOOTH, Chief Legal Adviser, Ministry of Transport.