Cabinet papers and related documents

Cabinet and Cabinet Committee papers and minutes released by the Ministry for Transport or the Minister or Associate Ministers. Releases may include additional documents relating to the Cabinet paper. Information within the documents may have been redacted with consideration of the Official Information Act 1982.   

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23 September 2020

Introduction of Drug Driving Amendment Bill 

Cabinet paper coversheet [PDF, 123 KB]

Cabinet paper  [PDF, 523 KB]

Cabinet minute [PDF, 697 KB]

Updated regulatory impact statement [PDF, 1.4 MB]

18 August 2020

Land Transport Rule - Traffic Control Devices Rule Amendment

Cabinet paper coversheet [PDF, 269 KB]

Cabinet paper [PDF, 203 KB]

Cabinet minute [PDF, 125 KB]

Cabinet Legislation Commitee minute of decision [PDF, 117 KB]

11 August 2020

Civil Aviation (Montreal Convention) Order 2020

Cabinet paper coversheet [PDF, 96 KB]

Cabinet paper [PDF, 476 KB]

LEG minute [PDF, 214 KB]

Cabinet minute  [PDF, 166 KB]

30 July 2020

Road User Charges (Rates) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2020

Cabinet paper coversheet [PDF, 102 KB]

Cabinet paper [PDF, 400 KB]

LEG minute [PDF, 153 KB]

Cabinet minute [PDF, 139 KB]

2 July 2020

Airport Authority Status: Auckland Airport and West Auckland Airport Company

Cabinet paper coversheet [PDF, 103 KB]

Cabinet paper: Auckland Authorities (Auckland Transport) Order 2020 [PDF, 636 KB]

Cabinet minute: Airport Authorities (Auckland Transport) Order 2020 [PDF, 678 KB]

Cabinet paper: Airport Authorities (West Auckland Airport Company Limited) Order 2020 [PDF, 637 KB]

Cabinet minute: Airport Authorities (West Auckland Airport Comapny Limited) Order 2020 [PDF, 678 KB]

Briefing paper: Application for authority status  West Auckland and Great Barrier Island Airports [PDF, 1.5 MB]

14 May 2020

Setting Road User Charges for 2020-21 to fund the Government Policy Statement on Land Transport 2018

Cabinet paper coversheet [PDF, 46 KB]

Cabinet paper [PDF, 443 KB]

DEV minute [PDF, 127 KB]

CAB minute [PDF, 126 KB]

Impact statement [PDF, 1.7 MB]

Cabinet paper [PDF, 105 KB]

CBC minute [PDF, 118 KB] 

Memo to CAB [PDF, 84 KB]

CAB minute [PDF, 125 KB]

11 May 2020

New Zealand's Financial Security regime for Offshore Installations – Proposed Amendments to Marine Protection Rules

Cabinet Paper Coversheet [PDF, 105 KB]

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 552 KB]

22 April 2020

City Rail Link: Hardship Fund and funding for KiwiRail's involvement

Cabinet Paper Coversheet [PDF, 94 KB]

Cabinet paper [PDF, 1 MB]

17 March 2020

Accessible Streets Regulatory Package

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 763 KB]

Cabinet Minute [PDF, 126 KB]

Cabinet Economic Development Committee Minute [PDF, 126 KB]

20 February 2020

Enhanced Drug Driver Regime

Cabinet Paper Coversheet [PDF, 97 KB]

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 1 MB]

Cabinet Minute [PDF, 162 KB]

18 February 2020

Upper North Island Supply Chain Strategy: Final Report

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 1.5 MB]

Cabinet Minute [PDF, 817 KB]

5 February 2020

 Moving to ADS-B, New Zealand's New, Safer Aviation Surveillance System

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 222 KB]

Cabinet Minute [PDF, 120 KB]  

27 January 2020

Regulations supporting rules mandating ABS for motorcycles 

Cabinet Paper Release Coversheet [PDF, 81 KB]

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 169 KB]

19 December 2019

Travel Report - Hon Phil Twyford

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 252 KB]

12 December 2019

Railways Regulations 2019

Cabinet Paper LEG [PDF, 401 KB]

Cabinet Minute [PDF, 121 KB]

Cabinet Paper DEV [PDF, 873 KB]

Decision Document [PDF, 651 KB]

06 December 2019

CAA pricing review 2020

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 732 KB]

Cabinet Minute [PDF, 675 KB]

04 December 2019

Transport Rules Program 2019/20

Cabinet Paper Release Coversheet [PDF, 95 KB]

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 1020 KB]

Cabinet Minutes [PDF, 121 KB]

04 December 2019

Tackling Unsafe Speeds

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 2.6 MB]

Cabinet Paper Appendix 1 [PDF, 249 KB]

Cabinet Minute [PDF, 148 KB]

05 November 2019

Proposed travel Hon Phil Twyford

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 123 KB]

01 November 2019

Infringement fees for offences Kai Iwi Lakes Navigation Safety Bylaw 2017

Cabinet Paper Release Coversheet [PDF, 99 KB]

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 634 KB]

Cabinet Minute [PDF, 673 KB]

Maritime Transport Regulations [PDF, 730 KB]

15 October 2019

Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviaton (CORSIA)

Cabinet Paper Release Coversheet [PDF, 193 KB]

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 2 MB]

Cabinet Paper Minute [PDF, 688 KB]

Updated RIS [PDF, 480 KB]

Drafting Legislation to Implement CORSIA Briefing [PDF, 1.1 MB]

Proposed Legislative Vehicle CORSIA Briefing [PDF, 746 KB]

August 2019

Mid Point Review of the Oil Pollution Levy

Cabinet Paper Release Coversheet [PDF, 102 KB]

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 702 KB]

Cabinet Minute [PDF, 667 KB]

Cost Recovery Impact Statement [PDF, 1.2 MB]

July 2019

Offshore financial assurance regime

Cabinet Paper Release Coversheet [PDF, 98 KB]

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 1.5 MB]

Cabinet Paper Minute [PDF, 688 KB]

Updated RIS [PDF, 661 KB]

July 2019

Road safety strategy public consultation

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 583 KB]

Cabinet Paper Minute [PDF, 176 KB]

July 2019

Moving the Light Vehicle Fleet to Low Emissions

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 1.8 MB]

Cabinet Minute [PDF, 143 KB]

July 2019

Maritime Funding Review 2019

Cabinet Paper Release Coversheet [PDF, 92 KB]

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 645 KB]

Cabinet Minute [PDF, 2.1 MB]

July  2019

Cabinet papers relating to the Civil Aviation Bill

Cabinet Paper Release Coversheet [PDF, 9 KB]

Act Review Cabinet Paper 2016 [PDF, 1.2 MB]

Act Review Cabinet Minute 2016 [PDF, 713 KB]

Reducing the Risks of Drug and Alcohol Impairment Cabinet Paper 2016 [PDF, 1.2 MB]

Reducing the Risks of Drug and Alcohol Impairment Cabinet Minute 2016 [PDF, 690 KB]

Civil Aviation Bill Cabinet Paper 2019 [PDF, 1.1 MB]

Civil Aviation Bill Cabinet Minute 2019 [PDF, 705 KB]

June 2019

Taking Flight: an aviation system for the automated age

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 1.1 MB]

Cabinet Minute [PDF, 130 KB]

25 June 2019

The Future of Rail and Investment to Support a Resilient and Reliable Rail System

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 2.8 MB]
June 2019 Green Transport Card Investigation Cabinet Paper [PDF, 115 KB]
June 2019 Review of Maritime Funding 2019/20 - 2024/25 Cabinet Paper [PDF, 1.6 MB]
June 2019 Work Time in Large Passenger Service Vehicles

Cabinet Paper Release Coversheet [PDF, 27 KB]

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 151 KB]

Cabinet Minute [PDF, 121 KB]

Briefing [PDF, 371 KB]

Regulatory Impact Summary [PDF, 222 KB]

June 2019 Update on the NZTA's investment decision-making framework review

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 108 KB]

May 2019 Changes to Petrol Excise Duty for 2019 and 2020 and Road User Charges for 2019

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 270 KB]

Cabinet Legislation Committee paper [PDF, 88 KB]

Cabinet Economic Development Committee minute [PDF, 117 KB]

Cabinet minute  [PDF, 122 KB]

Cabinet Legislation Committee minute [PDF, 125 KB]

Cabinet minute [PDF, 223 KB]

May 2019 Maritime NZ Funding Review

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 8.5 MB]

May 2019 Let's Get Wellington Moving

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 325 KB]

Economic Development Committee minute [PDF, 132 KB]

Cabinet minute [PDF, 151 KB]

May 2019 Overseas Travel Report - Hon Phil Twyford

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 61 KB]

May 2019 Drug Driving

Cabinet Paper Release Coversheet [PDF, 103 KB]

Cabinet Paper September 2018 [PDF, 681 KB]

Cabinet Minutes September 2018 [PDF, 1.3 MB]

Cabinet Paper February 2019 [PDF, 321 KB]

Cabinet Minutes February 2019 [PDF, 656 KB]

Discussion Document [PDF, 1.4 MB]

27 April 2019 Upper North Island Supply Chain Strategy

Cabinet Paper Release Coversheet [PDF, 99 KB]

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 608 KB]

Cabinet Minutes [PDF, 648 KB]

Summary of Submissions [PDF, 508 KB]

Interim Progress Report [PDF, 1.4 MB]

April 2019 Aviation Surveillance Infrastructure: ADS-B OUT Below Flight Level 245

Cabinet Paper Release Coversheet [PDF, 101 KB]

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 1.1 MB]

Cabinet Minutes [PDF, 690 KB]

Discussion Document [PDF, 1.1 MB]

March 2019 Mandating anti-lock braking systems for motorcycles

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 814 KB]

Cabinet Minutes [PDF, 118 KB]

February 2019 Maintaining an Electric Locomotive Fleet on the North Island Main Trunk

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 136 KB]

February 2019 Infringement Fees for Offences Regulations - Hawke's Bay Regional Council and Queenstown Lakes District Navigation Safety Bylaws. Released by the Associate Minister of Transport

Cabinet Paper Release [PDF, 166 KB]

Cabinet Paper [PDF, 617 KB]

Cabinet Minutes [PDF, 2.1 MB]

Maritime Transport - Hawke's Bay Regional Council [PDF, 2.2 MB]

Maritime Transport - Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 2.2 MB]

Past Cabinet Papers