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 and my delegated authority, I authorise the User – for the Specified Purpose, during the Term, and on the Conditions below – to have access to the names and addresses of persons currently registered to motor vehicles:

  • who are currently registered in respect of a motor vehicle; and
  • who have not instructed the Registrar of Motor Vehicles that they do not wish to have their names and addresses made available under section 241(1).

Person: Motor Industry Association (MIA)


  • To provide registered persons with service campaigns for software updates to vehicle’s safety assist and autonomous systems and for upgrades to engine management systems for improvement environmental performance.
  • To verify registered person details for warranty purposes.
  • To provide registered persons with details of any extensions or possible extensions to existing warranty periods.

Term: Commencing on 6 October 2023, this notice expires at midnight on 5 July 2028 but may be revoked at any time either generally or in relation to a specific motor vehicle manufacturer or distributor.


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

Dated this 4th day of July 2023.

MELISSA BURNS, Manager, Exemptions & Registers Integrity.