Traffic and travel updates: visit the Journey Planner website(external link) for more information about the latest road closures affecting the South Island following the recent weather events.
The Land Transport Amendment Act 2017(external link) was passed by Parliament on 3 August 2017, and from 1 October 2017 taxi drivers no longer need to hold an area knowledge certificate.
Find out more about the other requirements for driving a small passenger service vehicle
Find out more about the legislation changes for small passenger service vehicles
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