Objects of the law
Style & structure
The NTC has sought ideas for a better HVNL. So far we have consulted on key issues in the current HVNL, and how to to develop a modern, outcomes-focused law that improves safety and supports productivity.
Government, regulators, drivers, operators, industry bodies, and members of the public have provided detailed and constructive submissions. Now we are shifting from identifying issues to developing solutions.
This section provides a summary of consultation outcomes of the issues paper phase. The purpose is to:
We want continued engagement with all stakeholders to ensure we have the best set of policy options to inform the Consultation regulatory impact statement.
We have released seven issues papers. Consultation on the issues papers has now closed.
The NTC has also received bite sized feedback through website surveys.
We invite you to continue having your say on the HVNL Review.
We have identified key themes in the submissions we have received:
Last updated 17 February, 2020
Have questions or want to learn more about the HVNL review, contact us below:
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