There are events or activities in the road that don't require a Corridor Access Request (CAR) and a Work Access Permit (WAP) but still require a Traffic Management Plan (TMP), this includes:
TMPs can only be completed by a Site Traffic Management Supervisor (STMS) with a current NZTA approved qualification. TMPs must be submitted a minimum of five working days prior to the start of works.
Criteria for the use of the 'full' or 'short' form TMP are as follows:
This should only be used for simple activities where work is not in a live traffic lane e.g.
This must be used for all other work and for generic plans:
WORK ACCESS PERMITS - WAPs
Before undertaking work in the legal road you must make a Corridor Access Request (CAR) - (formerly a Road Opening Notice - RON) and receive a Works Access Permit (WAP) from the Council. Some examples of activities requiring a permit are:
Submit your application through the "Before U Dig" website to check for locations of any underground services. This is a web based service that you or your contractor use to get plans and information emailed out to you. This also provides the mechanism for you to make a Corridor Access Request ADD LINK and provide us with a Traffic Management Plan to protect your site, contractors, and the public during operations. There are other events or activities in the road that don't require a CAR and WAP but still require a Traffic Management Plan (TMP) this includes: