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Plan ahead, avoid delays and stay safe on the roads this summer

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Plan ahead, avoid delays and stay safe on the roads this summer

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Plan ahead, avoid delays and stay safe on the roads this summer Plan ahead, avoid delays and stay safe on our roads this summer is the message from the NZ Transport Agency, as the summer road work season gets underway. People are urged to check what […]

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Opening hours for SH1 around Kaikoura confirmed

By   /  November 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Opening hours for SH1 around Kaikoura confirmed

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Opening hours for SH1 around Kaikoura confirmed The NZ Transport Agency has confirmed the initial hours of operation for State Highway 1 (SH1) north and south of Kaikoura will be 7am until 8.30pm, when the road reopens next month.* NZ Transport Agency Earthquake Recovery Manager Tim […]

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Have your say on safety improvements for State Highway 1, Mosgiel to Balclutha

By   /  November 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Have your say on safety improvements for State Highway 1, Mosgiel to Balclutha

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Have your say on safety improvements for State Highway 1, Mosgiel to Balclutha The NZ Transport Agency is inviting the community to have their say on ways to improve safety on State Highway 1 between Mosgiel and Balclutha. Transport Agency System Manager, Graeme Hall says they’ll […]

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Prepare for delays as parts of State Highway 2 get new road surface

By   /  November 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Prepare for delays as parts of State Highway 2 get new road surface

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Prepare for delays as parts of State Highway 2 get new road surface From this weekend to mid-December 12.5 kilometres of new road surface will be laid on State Highway 2 (SH2) between the SH1/2 interchange at Pokeno and the SH2/25 roundabout leading to Thames. Most […]

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North Canterbury people: Have your say on safety improvements for State Highway 1

By   /  November 16, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on North Canterbury people: Have your say on safety improvements for State Highway 1

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: North Canterbury people: Have your say on safety improvements for State Highway 1 The NZ Transport Agency is inviting the community to have their say on possible ways to improve road safety on State Highway 1, between Saltwater Creek and Tram Road in North Canterbury. The […]

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Dunedin drivers, be ready for work sites north and south of Dunedin this summer

By   /  November 14, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Dunedin drivers, be ready for work sites north and south of Dunedin this summer

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Dunedin drivers, be ready for work sites north and south of Dunedin this summer The NZ Transport Agency and its highway maintenance contract team for Coastal Otago, the Highway Highlanders, advise drivers that the summer highway maintenance period gets underway this month on the coastal Otago […]

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Panels to help reduce motorway noise being installed

By   /  November 14, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Panels to help reduce motorway noise being installed

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Panels to help reduce motorway noise being installed The first panels have now been installed as part of a programme to help reduce motorway noise for residents living near State Highway 1 in Ellerslie. The NZ Transport Agency is installing nearly 3km of concrete sound barriers […]

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Lane closures and detour on Waikato Expressway this week

By   /  November 13, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Lane closures and detour on Waikato Expressway this week

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Lane closures and detour on Waikato Expressway this week The NZ Transport Agency is advising drivers of lane closures and detours on the Te Rapa section of the Waikato Expressway on Wednesday and Thursday this week (November 15-16). The temporary lane closures on Wednesday are needed […]

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Development of the Electric Vehicles Programme

By   /  November 10, 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 Development of the Electric Vehicles Programme

Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Development of the Electric Vehicles Programme The following Cabinet papers and Regulatory Impact Statement set out the proposals included in the Electric Vehicles Programme: Electric Vehicles: Package of Measures to Encourage Uptake Promoting the Uptake of Electric and Other Low Emission Vehicles Regulatory Impact Statement: Road user […]

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Monthly road crash statistics update – October 2017

By   /  November 7, 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 Monthly road crash statistics update – October 2017

Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Monthly road crash statistics update – October 2017 The data presented here are provisional. Crash data as at 17th October 2017. During October, 12 of the deaths were car or van drivers, 10 were car or van passengers, 6 were motorcyclists, 1 was a cyclist, 1 was […]

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Overnight motorway closures 5 – 11 November 2017

By   /  November 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Overnight motorway closures 5 – 11 November 2017

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Overnight motorway closures 5 – 11 November 2017 The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Closures start at 9pm and finish at 5am, unless otherwise stated. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at the next available date, prior to […]

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Slowing down will help new Brynderwyn’s road surface be finished sooner

By   /  November 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Slowing down will help new Brynderwyn’s road surface be finished sooner

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Slowing down will help new Brynderwyn’s road surface be finished sooner The NZ Transport Agency is asking motorists to slow down as they travel through road surfacing work on the Brynderwyn Hills, to help the work to be finished sooner. Final surfacing work on the southern […]

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Kaikoura State Highway 1 south: five day closure next week, another one to come 20 November

By   /  November 2, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Kaikoura State Highway 1 south: five day closure next week, another one to come 20 November

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Kaikoura State Highway 1 south: five day closure next week, another one to come 20 November A reminder for those travelling to and from Kaikoura next week that a full five-day closure will be in place on State Highway 1, south of Kaikoura, between Peketa and […]

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Regional road safety reports

By   /  November 2, 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 Regional road safety reports

Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Regional road safety reports Regional road deaths This provides information on national and regional road deaths [XLSX, 133 KB], including a 20 years timeseries, types of road users, road types, safety belt use and crash causes. View a one page summary of the national road deaths data. [PDF, 94 […]

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Over 5,000 Kiwis accept spring cycling challenge

By   /  November 1, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Over 5,000 Kiwis accept spring cycling challenge

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Over 5,000 Kiwis accept spring cycling challenge More than 5,200 New Zealanders got on their bikes in October as part of the first Aotearoa mini Bike Challenge, including almost 4,000 new riders. During the Challenge, participants made more than 27,000 trips by bike, cycling a total […]

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Luggate (Red) Bridge repair works, Queenstown Lakes District, SH8A

By   /  November 1, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Luggate (Red) Bridge repair works, Queenstown Lakes District, SH8A

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Luggate (Red) Bridge repair works, Queenstown Lakes District, SH8A People who use the road between Wanaka and Tarras, State Highway 8A, may experience some disruptions from next week. Repair work on the Luggate (Red) Bridge from Monday, 6 November, will require a day’s full closure to […]

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Plan ahead to avoid delays on roads during busy weekend of events

By   /  October 31, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Plan ahead to avoid delays on roads during busy weekend of events

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Plan ahead to avoid delays on roads during busy weekend of events The NZ Transport Agency is encouraging motorists to plan ahead and allow plenty of time for their journeys ahead of a big weekend of events south of Auckland and the Waikato. Extra traffic is […]

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Stay focussed, choose the correct lane, as Christchurch’s Western Belfast Bypass starts opening to traffic

By   /  October 30, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Stay focussed, choose the correct lane, as Christchurch’s Western Belfast Bypass starts opening to traffic

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Stay focussed, choose the correct lane, as Christchurch’s Western Belfast Bypass starts opening to traffic Thousands of Cantabrians yesterday took the opportunity to walk, run and cycle the region’s newest stretch of motorway before it opens to traffic. The NZ Transport Agency’s Western Belfast Bypass open […]

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Organisation Capability and Health

By   /  October 28, 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 Organisation Capability and Health

Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Organisation Capability and Health > In 2017, the Ministry undertook an organisation review, looking at our operating model and assessing our capability to meet the ambitions we have for the transport sector. We have reassessed our vision, values and purpose and, in light of these, developed a […]

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End-of-year performance information

By   /  October 28, 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 End-of-year performance information

Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement: Headline: End-of-year performance information > The appropriations reported in this annual report are: Policy advice and related outputs MCA Fuel excise duty refund administration departmental output expense Milford Sound/Piopiotahi Aerodrome operation and administration departmental output expense Search and rescue activity co-ordination PLA departmental output expense Ministry of Transport […]

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