The NZ Traffic Institute Inc has been in existence since 1948 and has the following objectives:
To provide or advocate for public mobility including the planning provision and management of roads, public transport and parking in a sustainable manner.
To ensure the environmental impact of traffic movement is recognised and treated sensitively.
To promote the safe use of roads by all, through education, encouragement, engineering and enforcement.
To ensure that the Ministry of Transport and New Zealand Transport Agency and their departments and partner agencies are aware of the needs of local authorities and their communities.
The Institutes membership comprises local and territorial authorities, crown agencies and consultants. The Institutes strategic partners are Local Government NZ, MOT, SASTA, NZ Transport Agency, NZ Police and ACC.
Local Government members are represented by both elected members and technical staff.
Membership Classes and Associated fees
Local Government Members
Cities and Districts authorities with populations
300,000 and above 4,000
200,000 and above
100,000 - 200,000
50,000 - 100,000
Up to 50,000
Cost (exc GST)
No charge for the first year of membership for new Local Government members
Corporates (Consultants, contractors)
Strategic Local Government Stakeholders
Strategic Government Stakeholders
Not-for profit organisations
Employing up to 50
Employing 50 or more
SASTA,Local Government NZ
NZTA, NZ Police, MOT, ACC
Eg University, Polytechnic
Cost (exc GST)