Media Statements

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Golden Mile truck ban will cause economic harm 04-08-2020 Preview
NZ road safety could benefit from Australian research 22-07-2020 Preview
Tax increase hits at the worst time 01-07-2020 Preview
Northport expansion unaffordable in a global pandemic 30-06-2020 Preview
End of the line for Auckland's light rail 24-06-2020 Preview
RTF asks again for RUC relief 28-05-2020 Preview
RTF asks for higher threshold in Fair Trading Act 21-05-2020 Preview
Road building a priority for economic recovery 12-05-2020 Preview
Urgent clarity needed on Transmission Gully 03-05-2020 Preview
Thanks to truckers and government for going the extra mile 27-04-2020 Preview
Alert level change opens up more freight, but delay disappointing 20-04-2020 Preview
More freight free to move 16-04-2020 Preview
Add key roads to new infrastructure spend 06-04-2020 Preview
Supply chain links vital to essential supplies 02-04-2020 Preview
All freight is essential 26-03-2020 Preview
Trucks need freedom of movement 24-03-2020 Preview
Rail's freight value merely a mirage 05-03-2020 Preview
Prime Minister needs to read cannabis bill 20-02-2020 Preview
Using road runds for rail highway robbery 12-02-2020 Preview
Road spending welcomed, but time has been wasted 29-01-2020 Preview
Massive logistics behind transporting Karaka 2020 horses 23-01-2020 Preview
New training to attract and keep good staff 09-01-2020 Preview
RFT supports move to get drugged drivers off roads 19-12-2019 Preview
Submission on animal tagging shapes new law 11-12-2019 Preview
Let's look at the true cost of abandoning Auckland's port 21-11-2019 Preview
Incentivising good behaviour best for road safety 14-11-2019 Preview
Speed limit changes confusing and costly 22-10-2019 Preview
Speed limit changes death by a thousand cuts 18-10-2019 Preview
Call for measured action on NZTA regulatory role 09-10-2019 Preview
Award winners show the changing face of road transport 25-09-2019 Preview
RTF welcomes unfair commercial practices law change 24-09-2019 Preview
Farmers need to tag their animals, not truck drivers 12-09-2019 Preview
Let's get our one new road right first time 05-09-2019 Preview
Cut tax to make a difference at the pump 20-08-2019 Preview
Road paved with good intentions 14-08-2019 Preview
2019 Conference keynote speaker 08-07-2019 Preview
Let's get serious about road safety 26-06-2019 Preview
2019 Industry Awards 05-06-2019 Preview
Another cost of living increase with road user charges 23-05-2019 Preview
DRUG DRIVING POLICY NEEDS TO FOCUS ON SAVING LIVES 15-05-2019 Preview
REMOVING TRUCKS FROM AUCKLAND CBD RIDICULOUS 14-05-2019 Preview
ROAD SAFETY DEBATE MUST INCLUDE DRUG DRIVING 09-05-2019 Preview
SH58 TO SUFFER FROM PARKING OF NEW PETONE-GRENADA ROAD 09-05-2019 Preview
REVOLUTIONISE DRIVER LICENSING, SAYS RTF 06-05-2019 Preview
GOVERNMENT MAKES THE RIGHT CALL ON CGT 17-04-2019 Preview
TRUCKING OPERATORS PAYING THE PRICE FOR NZTA FAILURES 05-04-2019 Preview
DRIVER LICENSING CHANGES JUST TINKERING 22-03-2019 Preview
NZTA DECISION TO FUND RE-CERTIFICATIONS 'ONLY FAIR OUTCOME' 11-02-2019 Preview
IMMIGRATION PROPOSALS CAN HELP ALLEVIATE WORKFORCE SHORTAGES 18-12-2018 Preview
ROAD SAFETY PROGRAMME SHOULD INCLUDE NEW HIGHWAYS 17-12-2018 Preview
RTF SUPPORTS DEALING TO UNFAIR COMMERCIAL PRACTICES 10-12-2018 Preview
RTF WELCOMES DRIVER TRAINING INVESTMENT 15-11-2018 Preview
ROAD TRANSPORT INDUSTRY THANKS PUKERUA BAY COMMUNITY 08-11-2018 Preview
NZTA COMPLIANCE REVIEW NECESSARY 15-10-2018 Preview
NEW CEO FOR ROAD TRANSPORT FORUM 11-10-2018 Preview
ROAD TRANSPORT AWARDS RECOGNISE COMMUNITY SPIRIT AND INNOVATION 28-09-2018 Preview
ROAD TRANSPORT LOGISTICS DRIVER TAKES NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP 28-09-2018 Preview
NZ INTERMODAL SAFETY GROUP FORMED 20-09-2018 Preview
NATIONAL TRUCK DRIVER APPRECIATION WEEK 18-09-2018 Preview
NATIONAL LAND TRANSPORT PROGRAMME A MISSED OPPORTUNITY 31-08-2018 Preview
SOUTHERN FLAVOUR FOR 2018 ROAD TRANSPORT CONFERENCE 26-07-2018 Preview
NZTA MUST SORT OUT HIGHWAY ISSUES 04-07-2018 Preview
ROAD USER CHARGES INCREASE TO COST CONSUMERS 28-06-2018 Preview
REGIONAL FUEL TAX BECOMES CONTAGIOUS 20-06-2018 Preview
LIVESTOCK TRANSPORTERS LET DOWN OVER EFFLUENT 24-05-2018 Preview
ROAD TRANSPORT OPERATORS THE VICTIMS IN WASTNEY FIASCO 03-05-2018 Preview
BP'S PRICE TACTICS ILLUSTRATE FOLLY OF REGIONAL FUEL TAX 30-04-2018 Preview
NZTA MUST TAKE RESPONSIBILITY FOR WASTNEY FAILURES 24-04-2018 Preview
GOVERNMENT MUST PROVIDE CERTAINTY OVER RONS ROUTES 23-04-2018 Preview
FONTERRA IS RIGHT TO REDUCE PAYMENT TIMES 17-04-2018 Preview
GPS HIGHLIGHTS POLITICISATION OF NATIONAL LAND TRANSPORT FUND 04-04-2018 Preview
REGIONAL FUEL TAX A NONSENSE 22-03-2018 Preview
TRUCKING INDUSTRY SUPPORTIVE OF MANAWATU GORGE REPLACEMENT 19-03-2018 Preview
CORRUPTION HAS NO PLACE IN DRIVER LICENSING SYSTEM 21-02-2018 Preview
RTF ENCOURAGED BY GOVERNMENT'S COMMITMENT TO DEAL WITH CORPORATE BULLIES 24-01-2018 Preview
SH1 REOPENING A SIGNIFICANT ACHIEVEMENT 14-12-2017 Preview
BEST SOLUTION CRITICAL FOR MANAWATU GORGE ALTERNATIVE 12-12-2017 Preview
URGENCY NEEDED ON EAST-WEST LINK ALTERNATIVE 15-11-2017 Preview
OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTORS TO NZ ROAD TRANSPORT INDUSTRY HONOURED 15-11-2017 Preview
2017’s CHAMPION TRUCK DRIVER IS FOUND 15-11-2017 Preview
MINISTER OF TRANSPORT TO ADDRESS ROAD TRANSPORT CONFERENCE 08-11-2017 Preview
ROAD TRANSPORT INDUSTRY WORKING TOWARDS REFINING QUALIFICATIONS 30-10-2017 Preview
ROAD TRANSPORT INDUSTRY WILL HOLD GREENS TO BENEFIT-COST PROMISE 25-10-2017 Preview
NATIONAL LAND TRANSPORT FUND NOW A LOLLY SCRAMBLE 24-10-2017 Preview
RESILIENCE AND ADAPTABILITY THEME OF 2017 RTF CONFERENCE 20-10-2017 Preview
TRANSPORT INFRASTRUCTURE MUST BE A FOCUS FOR NEW GOVERNMENT 20-10-2017 Preview
MOTORWAY ROCK THROWERS MUST BE STOPPED 06-10-2017 Preview
ROAD TRANSPORT INDUSTRY STEPS UP IN PIPELINE CRISIS 26-09-2017 Preview
ROAD USER CHARGES MUST NOT FUND LIGHT RAIL 18-09-2017 Preview
MT MESSENGER BYPASS CRITICAL FOR TARANAKI 31-08-2017 Preview
WINSTON'S PORT PLAN STALINIST NONSENSE 31-08-2017 Preview
CROSS-PARTY SUPPORT FOR ROAD PRICING 23-08-2017 Preview
NEW ROUND OF RONS WILL HELP NZ CATCH UP 21-08-2017 Preview
RTF WELCOMES LABOUR'S DRIVING SKILLS COMMITMENT 14-08-2017 Preview
TRANSPORT SUMMIT WILL EXAMINE ELECTION PROMISES 08-08-2017 Preview
JOINING THE LINE AN IMPORTANT MILESTONE 08-08-2017 Preview
REGIONAL FUEL TAX AN ILLUSION 07-08-2017 Preview
DECONGESTION CAN REALISE NZ's ECONOMIC POTENTIAL 02-08-2017 Preview
CALM NEEDED OVER SPAT WITH BOY RACERS 13-07-2017 Preview
ENDURING SOLUTION NEEDED FOR MANAWATU GORGE 07-07-2017 Preview