Road safety websites

Ministry of Transport

www.transport.govt.nz/ourwork/land/
There are several road safety related links down the left hand side of this page including vehicle insurance, driver fatigue and land safety.

www.transport.govt.nz/research/
This page includes links to information on topics such as vehicle crash statistics and road safety surveys.

NZ Transport Agency

www.nzta.govt.nz
One of the Safer Journeys partners, the Transport Agency aims to deliver great journeys to keep New Zealand moving.

www.nzta.govt.nz/resources/roadcode/index.html
A user-friendly guide to New Zealand’s traffic law and safe driving practices.

www.rightcar.govt.nz
Vehicle safety information to assist people when buying a vehicle.

www.drive.govt.nz
A Transport Agency and ACC developed tool to help young people learn the road rules, learn to drive and become confident, capable drivers.

www.education.nzta.govt.nz
Curriculum content and supporting information for teachers to generate positive and informed road safety behaviour change.

www.bikewise.co.nz
Bike Wise is a national cycling programme, promoting cycling as an enjoyable, fun, healthy and safe transport mode.

Police

www.police.govt.nz/service/road/
New Zealand Police site - information on road policing services with links to resources, training material and road policing contacts. The Police play an important part in helping to make New Zealand roads safer through rigorous enforcement of the traffic laws including alcohol and speed regulations; promoting good driving practices; and road safety education.

Accident Compensation Corporation

www.acc.co.nz/preventing-injuries/on-the-road/index.htm
Injury prevention information for road users.

www.acc.co.nz/for-individuals/motorcyclists/index.htm
ACC levy information for motorcyclists.

www.acc.co.nz/for-individuals/other-motorists/index.htm
ACC levy information for other road users.

www.rideforever.co.nz
Information for motorcycle riders

www.scootersurvival.co.nz
Information for scooter riders

United Nations Decade of Actions for Road Safety

www.who.int/roadsafety/decade_of_action/en/index.html
Official site for the United Nations Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020

www.fiafoundation.org/our-work/road-safety-fund/
The Road Safety Fund has been created to support the implementation of the United Nations' Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020 by raising financial support from corporations, the international donor community and the general public.

Other

www.aa.co.nz
The Automobile Association of New Zealand

www.eeca.govt.nz/content/vehicle-fuel-economy-labels
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority: work out the fuel economy of your vehicle.

www.brake.org.nz
Charity that works to prevent road deaths and injuries and support people bereaved and injured in crashes.

www.fleetsafety.govt.nz
Tools and information to improve fleet management and reduce on-road health and safety risk.

www.kiwirap.co.nz
The New Zealand Road Assessment Programme, KiwiRAP, analyses the road safety of the state highway network.

www.trafinz.org.nz/about/
Home of the New Zealand Local Authority Traffic Institute that represents local authority views on road safety and traffic management in New Zealand.

www.sasta.org.nz
Safe and Sustainable Transport Association