A guide to Road User Charges Guide 07 Aug 0
It’s easy to take the roads for granted – after all, they’ve been there as long as you can remember. But those smooth, well-marked roads require a lot of money and effort to keep them that way. That’s why everyone who uses New Zealand’s roads contributes to their maintenance. Most of us pay levies, which are included in the price of petrol. However, if you own a light diesel vehicle, or a heavy-powered diesel vehicle or truck, you will have to pay Road User Charges (RUC).