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Can you drive overseas using a New Zealand driver licence?

Almost all countries accept a New Zealand licence as valid ID for driving, but there are some exceptions and you may also need an international driving permit which is only available from AA in New Zealand. International Driving Permit (IDP)

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The ultimate road trip checklist

If you’re heading out on a road trip through New Zealand’s awesome countryside, there are some things you should remember to check and remember to take. Preparing the car Check your tyre pressures – if you’re carrying a heavier load,

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Labour Weekend traffic

NZTA is advising drivers to start planning their Labour Weekend travel so they can avoid the inevitable snarl-ups, particularly north of Auckland. Drivers wanting to avoid congestion on SH1 can take SH16 between Wellsford and either the Silverdale interchange on

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