The Rt Hon Dame PATSY REDDY, gnzm, qso, Governor-General
Order in Council
At Wellington this 16th day of August 2021
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council
Pursuant to section 71(1)(b) of the Government Roading Powers Act 1989, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council and at the request of the New Zealand Transport Agency, makes the following order.
This order is the Government Roading Powers (Declaration of Motorway in Kapiti Coast District, Upper Hutt City, Porirua City and Wellington City) Order 2021.
This order comes into force 28 days from the date it receives publication in the New Zealand Gazette.
3. Motorway Declared
The road specified in the Schedule is declared to be a motorway.
The section of road intended to be the new State Highway 1 being those traffic lanes, median, shoulders and verges commencing at the diverge of the southbound off-ramp at Mackays Crossing Interchange north of Paekākāriki (current route position SH 01N 1011/18.71) and extending through Transmission Gully in a generally southerly direction for approximately 27km to connect to the Porirua-Johnsonville motorway at Linden (intended new route position 1047/9.84), including the motorway southbound on-ramp and northbound off-ramp at Mackays Crossing Interchange, the Paekākāriki Interchange including ramps and connections, the Pāuatahanui Interchange including ramps and connections, the Waitangirua Interchange including ramps and connections and the Kenepuru Interchange including ramps and connections.
Dated at Wellington this 16th day of August 2021.
MICHAEL WEBSTER, Clerk of the Executive Council.
This note is not part of the order but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order, which comes into force 28 days following publication in the New Zealand Gazette, declares a section of road intended to become State Highway 1, in Kapiti Coast District, Upper Hutt City, Porirua City and Wellington City, to be a motorway.