Notification of weight and / or speed limits on bridges

Heavy Motor Vehicle Regulations 1974, Regulation II

Notice is hereby given that pursuant to regulation 11 (3) of the Heavy Motor Vehicle Regulations 1974, the Whangarei District Council has fixed the following maximum weight and speed limits for heavy motor vehicles and combinations including a heavy motor vehicle on the bridges described hereunder:

Thompson Road

Bridge No: 129

Location: 80m from Mangapai Road

Maximum weight on any one axle: 7300 kg

Gross weight (sum of axles): 35,200 kg

Maximum speed limit: (Nil)

Hayward Road

Bridge No: 131

Location: 460m from Mangapai Road

Maximum weight on any one axle: 7300 kg

Gross weight (sum of axles): 35,200 kg

Maximum speed limit: (Nil)

Old Tokatoka Road

Bridge No: 150

Location: 170m from Waiotira Road

Maximum weight on any one axle: 7300 kg

Gross weight (sum of axles): 35,200 kg

Maximum speed limit: (Nil)

Gillingham Road

Bridge No: 395

Location: 870m from Corks Road

Maximum weight on any one axle: 8000 kg

Gross weight (sum of axles): 33,000 kg

Maximum speed limit: 30 km/h

Timperly Road

Bridge No: 548

Location: 75m from Whangarei Heads Road

Maximum weight on any one axle: 5000 kg

Gross weight (sum of axles): 44,000 kg

Maximum speed limit: 10 km/h

Wilsons Road

Bridge No: 428

Location: 970m from SH15

Maximum weight on any one axle: (Nil)

Gross weight (sum of axles): 44,000 kg

Maximum speed limit: (Nil)

Millbrook Road

Bridge No: 78

Location: 760m from HS1N

Maximum weight on any one axle: (Nil)

Gross weight (sum of axles): 44,000 kg

Maximum speed limit: (Nil)

Waiotoi Road

Bridge No: 408

Location: 2.61km from Ngunguru Road

Maximum weight on any one axle: (Nil)

Gross weight (sum of axles): 44,000 kg

Maximum speed limit: (Nil)

Attention is drawn to the applicable infringement fees set out in Schedule 1 of the Land Transport (Offences and Penalties) Regulations 1999, which apply to infringements of these limits.

R Forlong
Chief Executive
28 July 2020