Traffic and parking controls have a direct impact on road users. Auckland Transport's resolution and approval process
- Get guidance for preparing resolution or approval reports.
- Find out deadline dates for submitting reports.
Resolution and approval process
Auckland Transport (AT) is required to contribute to an effective, efficient and safe Auckland land transport system. AT bylaws allow the establishment of
AT also has the power under the Local Government Act 1974 and Land Transport Act 1998 to approve a range of other traffic controls. These powers of approval are delegated to individual officers.
The resolution and approval processes ensure that AT can consider the relevant information in making decisions on traffic and parking controls. Legalising the restrictions and controls ensures that they can be enforced by AT and the NZ Police.
- Covered under bylaws.
- Passed by the Traffic Control Committee (TCC).
- Not covered under bylaws.
- Approved by individual officers.
All changes to parking and traffic controls must be approved on a case-by-case basis, using AT's formal decision-making process. Proposed changes must have the support of an AT officer, whether they are associated with a development or as part of a project initiated by AT or Auckland Council.
The resolution or approval report contains recommendations to be passed by the TCC or delegated officer and covers the restrictions, controls and physical devices to be installed on the AT roading system.
The report document also outlines the strategic context, background, issues and options for the changes required to a section of road, transport station, building or
Resolution and approval reports guidebook
The guidebook will help you plan and prepare reports for traffic and parking changes and guide you through the resolution and approval processes.
The recommendations from the guidebook are provided in a format suitable for copying and pasting directly into your resolution reports.
Resolution review checklist
We have developed a checklist of issues that are likely to get your report or plan rejected. Please check your report and plan against the items in the list before submittal.
Resolution and approval reports templates
Download these templates for use in preparing resolution and approval reports:
- Permanent Traffic Control Changes Report (.docx 92KB)
- Permanent Traffic and Parking Changes Report (.docx 88KB)
- Permanent Traffic and Parking Changes Report Combined (.docx 89KB)
- Temporary Traffic and Parking Changes Report (.docx 94KB)
- Amended Resolution Report (.docx 74KB)
The Traffic Control Committee meets regularly to consider traffic and parking control reports. To ensure your report is considered by the TCC, you must submit a fully-signed hard copy and soft copies of your report and plan to the TCC secretary by the deadline for inclusion in the TCC agenda.
The agenda closing dates for the TCC meetings in 2019 are:
- 15 January 2019.
- 29 January 2019.
- 12 February 2019.
- 26 February 2019.
- 12 March 2019.
- 26 March 2019.
- 9 April 2019.
- 23 April 2019.
- 7 May 2019.
- 21 May 2019.
- 4 June 2019.
- 18 June 2019.
- 2 July 2019.
- 16 July 2019.
- 30 July 2019.
- 13 August 2019.
- 27 August 2019.
- 10 September 2019.
- 24 September 2019.
- 8 October 2019.
- 22 October 2019.
- 5 November 2019.
- 19 November 2019.
- 3 December 2019.