Heavy Vehicle Permits
High Productivity Motor Vehicles (HPMV) Permits
HPMV permit allows freight operators to carry increased payloads on parts of the network where bridges have been upgraded to carry heavier weights. Please find further information including how to apply for a permit on the NZTA website.
The approved High Productivity Motor Vehicles Routes can be found on the NZTA website.
50 Max Permits
50MAX is a new generation of truck that allows for safe and more efficient transport of freight goods. 50MAX trucks are slightly longer than standard 44-tonne vehicles, have an additional axle (9 in total) and can have a total weight of up to 50 tonnes. Please submit your 50 max permit application here
You can view the map showing 50max restricted bridges on NZTA website