Night closures planned on SH1 ...

07 August 2020

Work to install permanent rockfall protection is underway south of Kaikoura, with night closures starting mid-August to help minimise disruption to the majority of road users during the daytime and at weekends.

Makarora Bridge (SH6) closures...

07 August 2020

The NZ Transport Agency’s Aspiring Highways team is about to begin several weeks of repairs on the Makarora River Bridge (SH6) Otago. An earlier period of maintenance and strengthening work occurred in March this year.

NZTA confirms 10 October expir...

07 August 2020

The NZ Transport Agency is urging New Zealanders to renew their temporarily extended warrants of fitness, certificates of fitness, driver licences and other documents by 10 October...

Old slip adds complexity to Ma...

03 August 2020

The NZ Transport Agency says it’s still too early to say when SH1 through the Mangamuka Gorge can be opened to traffic.

Auckland projects in NZ Upgrad...

30 July 2020

Two major Auckland projects in the New Zealand Upgrade Programme have moved closer to construction with the release of tender documents.

Good news at Cromwell slip aft...

28 July 2020

There is some good news for people who drive between Alexandra and Cromwell on State Highway 8: the slip near Deadman’s Point bridge which has slowed traffic over the past fortnigh...

Hamilton City SH1, SH3 and SH2...

28 July 2020

The public is being invited to have its say on safer speed limits on three state highways within Hamilton.

Two big slips hold up reopenin...

28 July 2020

A decision on when to reopen State Highway 1 through the Mangamuka Gorge to local communities will be worked through this week, says NZ Transport Agency Northland system manager Jacqui Hori-Hoult.

Safer speed limits set on SH1 ...

24 July 2020

The NZ Transport Agency has set permanent new speed limits on State Highways 1 and 11 in Northland to take effect on 24 August 2020 to improve safety for all road users.

Bridge beam deliveries Christc...

22 July 2020

People who drive on State Highway 73, Christchurch to Arthur’s Pass, may encounter very long truck and trailer units from Wednesday 22 July.