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FIGS – Containers

Published By   /  March 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Transport, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on FIGS – Containers

MIL OSI – This page contains Regulatory Impact Statements and National Information Analyses categorised by mode (Road, Sea, Air) Road | Sea l Air Road Hurunui-Kaikoura Earthquakes Recovery Coastal Route Order – Regulatory Impact StatementDate: December 2016 Third Party Facilitated Carpooling – Regulatory Impact StatementDate: August 2016 Access to Photographic Images of Driver Licence Holders – […]

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Government Policy Statement on Land Transport

Published By   /  March 8, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Transport, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Government Policy Statement on Land Transport

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Government Policy Statement on Land Transport This page relates to current and previous Government Policy Statements. The Government Policy Statement on Land Transport (GPS) sets out the government’s priorities for expenditure from the National Land Transport Fund over the next 10 years. It sets […]

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Research and Statistics

Published By   /  March 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Transport, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Research and Statistics

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Research and Statistics The research and statistics section of our website provides information about the road toll and crash statistics, transport monitoring indicators, travel and road safety surveys, and the vehicle fleet. It also provides links to other transport and environmental research. Transport Domain Plan July 2016 […]

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Electric vehicles

Published By   /  March 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Transport, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Electric vehicles

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Electric vehicles Electric vehicles are vehicles charged from an external electricity source. They can be powered in two ways: solely by electric batteries. These are commonly known as pure electric vehicles; or a combination of electric batteries and a petrol or diesel engine. These […]

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Draft Government Policy Statement on land transport

Published By   /  February 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on Draft Government Policy Statement on land transport

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Release/Statement Headline: Draft Government Policy Statement on land transport The Ministry of Transport has released the draft Government Policy Statement on land transport 2018/19 – 2027/28 (the draft GPS 2018) for formal engagement, and is seeking feedback. The GPS helps to guide investment in transport by providing […]

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New Zealand to participate in Australasian satellite positioning trial programme

Published By   /  February 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on New Zealand to participate in Australasian satellite positioning trial programme

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand to participate in Australasian satellite positioning trial programme On 17 February 2017, the Minister of Transport announced (external link) New Zealand’s participation in an Australasian trial programme using a satellite-based augmentation system (SBAS) test bed. This project will run for two years and […]

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Kaikoura quake: roading infrastructure gets a makeover

Published By   /  February 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on Kaikoura quake: roading infrastructure gets a makeover

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Release/Statement Headline: Kaikoura quake: roading infrastructure gets a makeover Ministry of Transport officials Gareth Chaplin and David Greig visited Kaikoura recently to see first hand, the progress on the roads and railway network in and around Kaikoura. Their visit took in the coastal route and the alternative […]

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Third Road User Charges evaluation report available

Published By   /  December 22, 2016  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on Third Road User Charges evaluation report available

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Release/Statement Headline: Third Road User Charges evaluation report available At the time when the Road User Charges Act 2012 came into force, Cabinet agreed that the changes to the RUC system be evaluated in three cycles. The first evaluation was completed in December 2013 and the second […]

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Recommended Strategic Approach for transport in Auckland

Published By   /  September 16, 2016  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on Recommended Strategic Approach for transport in Auckland

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Release/Statement Headline: Recommended Strategic Approach for transport in Auckland The Government and Auckland Council have released the Auckland Transport Alignment Project (ATAP) Recommended Strategic Approach, which sets out a clear direction for the development of Auckland’s transport system over the next 30 years. Over the next 30 […]

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City Rail Link Heads of Agreement signed

Published By   /  September 14, 2016  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on City Rail Link Heads of Agreement signed

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Release/Statement Headline: City Rail Link Heads of Agreement signed The Government and Auckland Council have signed a Heads of Agreement, under which the Government will fund 50 percent of Auckland’s City Rail Link, subject to the terms of the agreement being implemented. The Government will make its […]

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Mandatory alcohol interlocks for serious and repeat drink-drivers

Published By   /  August 10, 2016  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on Mandatory alcohol interlocks for serious and repeat drink-drivers

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Release/Statement Headline: Mandatory alcohol interlocks for serious and repeat drink-drivers On 9 August 2016, Associate Transport Minister Craig Foss announced that alcohol interlock sentences will become mandatory for serious and repeat drink-drive offenders. The Government will also include offenders who are currently subject to compulsory alcohol assessments […]

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What do you care about most when you travel?

Published By   /  August 4, 2016  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on What do you care about most when you travel?

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Release/Statement Headline: What do you care about most when you travel? The Government spends around $4 billion a year on land transport; building new infrastructure, maintaining our roads, improving safety and reducing the environmental impacts of travel. The Government Policy Statement on Land Transport balances these priorities, […]

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Transport data in high demand according to recent open data survey

Published By   /  July 13, 2016  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on Transport data in high demand according to recent open data survey

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Release/Statement Headline: Transport data in high demand according to recent open data survey Public transport, road assessment and crash analysis system (CAS) data is all high on the list of data that the New Zealand Open Data community wants to see made available in open format. The […]

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Consultation on the Air New Zealand – United Airlines Authorisation Application

Published By   /  July 11, 2016  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on Consultation on the Air New Zealand – United Airlines Authorisation Application

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Release/Statement Headline: Consultation on the Air New Zealand – United Airlines Authorisation Application Air New Zealand and United Airlines have submitted an application for authorisation of a Side Agreement to the Alliance Expansion Agreement previously entered into between the applicants and authorised by the Ministry of Transport […]

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Release of Small Passenger Services Review Submissions

Published By   /  June 8, 2016  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on Release of Small Passenger Services Review Submissions

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Release/Statement Headline: Release of Small Passenger Services Review Submissions Government decisions on the Small Passenger Services Review were announced in April 2016, aiming to provide the fundamental provisions necessary for the sector to operate safely, while ensuring flexibility for existing and future passenger services. Operators will be […]

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Real Options

Published By   /  May 20, 2016  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on Real Options

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Release/Statement Headline: Real Options Investment in long-lived transport infrastructure such as roads, railways or ports is subject to uncertainty, especially on the demand side.  Failure to manage uncertainty can result in costly mistakes in either direction: white elephants or unacceptable levels of congestion.  The real options approach […]

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Why do People Die in Road Crashes?

Published By   /  May 10, 2016  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on Why do People Die in Road Crashes?

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement Headline: Why do People Die in Road Crashes? The Associate Minister of Transport Craig Foss has released the Safer Journeys Action Plan 2016 – 2020 and the Why do People Die in Road Crashes report. Safer Journeys is the third and final Action Plan for […]

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Action under way to enhance transport planning

Published By   /  May 6, 2016  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on Action under way to enhance transport planning

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement Headline: Action under way to enhance transport planning A partnership between the Ministry of Transport and the University of Auckland will lead to better planning for the transport sector says Andrew Jackson, the Ministry’s Deputy Chief Executive. The University of Auckland’s Transportation Research Centre has […]

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Government seeks views on treaties improving fishing vessel and crew safety

Published By   /  May 4, 2016  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on Government seeks views on treaties improving fishing vessel and crew safety

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement Headline: Government seeks views on treaties improving fishing vessel and crew safety The Ministry of Transport is seeking feedback on whether the New Zealand Government should sign up to two international maritime treaties. The treaties seek to improve the safety record of the global fishing […]

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Road toll and overseas driver reports released

Published By   /  April 29, 2016  /  24/7 News, Ministry of Transport, Press Release, Public Sector, Transport  /  Comments Off on Road toll and overseas driver reports released

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement Headline: Road toll and overseas driver reports released Associate Minister of Transport Craig Foss has released the final road toll for 2015 and the Overseas Drivers in Crashes report for 2000-2015. The final road toll for 2015 was 320. The report shows between 2001 and […]

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