Driving in New Zealand

Driving in New Zealand for the first time?

Like many other countries, the road rules in New Zealand are likely to be different to your home country. See the brochures below for important information on driving in New Zealand.

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See the NZTA website to learn what's different about driving in New Zealand.

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Visiting Drivers Project Video 

Find out what the NZ Transport Agency and its partners are doing to improve the safety of visiting drivers.