Our Palmerston North office was evacuated on 13 June 2019, and we have limited capacity for processing some applications. We’re very sorry for any inconvenience this causes.
Check the tables below to see how long it will take us to process your application.
|Application for approval to exit alcohol interlock programme||6 working days|
|Application for driver licensing exemption (DL4)||15 working days|
|Application for limited licence (DL15)||5 working days|
|Application for overseas conversion (DL5)||15 working days|
|Application for P, V, I or O endorsement (DL20)||30 working days*|
|Application for transport service licence (TL01)||30 working days*|
|Certificate of particulars||10 working days|
|Medical review||30 working days|
*this is the processing time for a standard application where all the necessary documentation has been provided. If we don’t have all the documents we require then your application will take longer.
|Application for NZ Transport Agency customer number (MR36)||20 working days|
|Application for registered person name and address||15 working days|
|Application to change vehicle details (MR16)||20 working days|
|High productivity motor vehicle permit (HPMV)||20 working days|
|Load pilot application||20 working days|
|Road user charges application for refund for off-road travel (RUCOR)||23 working days|
|Vehicle inspecting organisation applications (standard applications)||60 working days|
|Alternative documents form||15 to 20 working days|
We’re processing these applications as fast as we can. We’ll let you know as soon as your application has been completed.