Notice Type
Authorities/Other Agencies of State
Notice Title

Authorised Access to Certain Names and Addresses Held on the Motor Vehicle Register

Pursuant to section 241 of the Land Transport Act 1998 (“Act”), I authorise the following person, for the purpose(s) and the term, and on the conditions stated below, to have access to the names and addresses of persons:

  • who are currently registered in respect of a motor vehicle(s); and
  • who have not instructed the Registrar of Motor Vehicles to withhold their details.

Person: Checka Limited

Purpose(s): To access personal information from the motor vehicle register to provide to persons (portal users):

  • who have been granted their own authorised access to personal information under section 241 of the Act and whose request for personal information from the portal provider complies with that authorised access; or
  • who are entitled to the information because their request is for a purpose specified in section 235 of the Act, and Waka Kotahi has given written approval that the request is for a purpose specified in section 235 of the Act.

Term: The authorisation is valid for a period of 5 years commencing 1 February 2021 and ending at midnight on 31 January 2026.


Please refer to the Waka Kotahi – NZ Transport Agency website here for details:

Dated this 26th day of January 2021.

KANE PATENA, General Manager Regulatory Services, Waka Kotahi – NZ Transport Agency.