Infrastructure

Congestion charging expected for Auckland

Oliver Lewis
Tue, 10 May 2022

Congestion charging expected for Auckland
The government is expected to make an announcement on congestion charging next week. (Image: Getty)
Oliver Lewis
Tue, 10 May 2022
The government is likely to make a decision on introducing congestion charging in Auckland next week, a new report suggests.Last year, a select committee inquiry on congestion charging recommended the government introduce new legislation allowing cities to use the demand management tool, and to move ahead with congestion charging in Auckland.The government consulted on the option as part of its emissions reduction plan, which is being unveiled next Monday ahead of the budget.A new report by the Helen Clark Foundation and professional services f...

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