New Zealand, excluding Auckland, will be at Alert Level 2 from 11:59pm on Tuesday 7 September. Learn more about how to stay safe and changes to Council services here.

Driving in New Zealand

Me pēhea te taraiwa ki Aotearoa

If you're driving in New Zealand for the first time, it's important to remember that the road rules here are likely to be different to your home country.  Check out the brochures below for important information about our roads, and how to stay safe.

Are you visiting New Zealand and planning to drive?

Find out how to drive safely on our roads

Stay up-to-date

Sign up to our newsletter Scuttlebutt and stay up-to-date with the latest news, events & information in the Queenstown Lakes District.