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Traffic control devices manual (TCD Manual) - Part 13: Parking controls

Published: | Category: Signs & markings (permanent & temporary) , Manuals | Audience: Road controlling authorities

This part of Traffic control devices manual (TCD Manual) describes the legal framework - implications and responsibilities; design considerations and elements; linear and zone parking treatments; and parking furniture, eg meters, vending machines.

Last updated: December 2007. This document ceases to be a controlled document when printed. 

Draft parking management guidance 

The National Parking Management Guidance on best-practice management of public parking (on-street parking and publicly owned/managed off-street facilities) throughout New Zealand was released in November 2020 as a draft for consultation. Submissions closed on 12 March 2021. Waka Kotahi is now working to review feedback and revise the document, before it is formally released in mid-2021. 

National Parking Management Guidance (for consultation) [PDF, 3.9 MB]



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  • Published: December 2007