Ministry of Transport

20 Mar 19, 3:23pm
Trumpeted 11 months ago by Phils Goff and Twyford as transformational, Auckland Council is now airing concerns about the $28 billion Auckland Transport Alignment Project
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30 Jan 19, 9:51am
No-one's taking responsibility for a $500 million dollar budget blow out in the Auckland Central Rail Link project
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24 Oct 18, 4:48pm
Ardern commits to restricting regional fuel taxes to Auckland while she's at the helm; Bridges happy, but dubs her decision a backdown made on the hoof
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26 Jan 18, 5:02am
Sam Warburton correlates the reduced numbers of Police on the roads with the rising road toll
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21 Nov 17, 11:53am
The NZ Initiative's Amy Thomasson & Sam Warburton probe a key area of spending and oversight within New Zealand's transport authorities
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12 Nov 17, 8:21am
Sam Warburton assesses the new Government's steps to start pricing road use through fuel taxes, congestion pricing. He hopes high-value safety projects will get priority
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27 Oct 17, 11:02am
The NZ Initiative's Sam Warburton looks at the rising road toll again and asks why transport provision is responsive to government rather than the individuals, families, businesses and communities that use it
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13 Oct 17, 10:31am
Sam Warburton welcomes public debate over the road toll but bemoans that it has taken horrific accidents and many deaths to trigger it
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14 Sep 17, 1:56pm
Are we looking to the past for transport solutions for the future? Jen​ée Tibshraeny wades into the transport debate
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4 Jul 17, 7:31am
America's Cup, APEC in 2021 could make Auckland infrastructure planning "a little bit complex," PM English says. Possible to bring projects forward, but focus is on how much the funding gap has grown over past 12-18 months
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17 Feb 16, 12:02pm
IAG wants government regulations to catch up with share economy to enable hybrid insurance
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15 Dec 15, 12:45pm
Jenée Tibshraeny questions whether the Government's proposal to level the regulatory playing field in the transport sector, by easing up on taxis and cracking down on Uber, will improve the quality of service
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18 Aug 13, 6:13am
Bernard Hickey says that after six long years in recession, normal patterns of spending, employment and consumerism should be emerging, but they're not
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2 May 11, 12:03pm
Transport Minister Joyce says fuel tax hike deferment to cost NZ$72 mln, won't increase govt debt or hurt credit rating
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15 Jan 10, 2:44pm
Insurance: Survey confuses the compulsory third party insurance issue: Opinion
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