Permit and Protection costs

Permit charges

Permit Category

Cost

Delivery Times

Minor Works

$620.00

10 working days

Medium Works

$800.00

20 working days

Major Works

$1,100.00

30 working days

Urgent Fee

$500.00

Subject to availability

Amendment Fee

$300.00

 

Working without a permit

$1,000.00

 

Working outside permit conditions

$1,000.00

 

 

Costs exclude GST and travel. Delivery timeframes commence once all requested documentation is received.

The permit charges are determined by the information provided in the initial online application.

Annual Permits are granted on a case by case basis and will only be issued after meeting with a member of the National Permits Team to determine need and use. The cost of an Annual Permit is $1,100.00 (+GST).

 

Crew at Otahuhu

Protection Service Charges

Your Permit to Enter may require an approved rail protection officer(s) to be present during works. 

For safety reasons, all protection is booked and managed by KiwiRail.

 

Activity

Rates

Protection

$95 per hour*

Auditing/Revalidations/Safety Observations

$150 per hour

Daily Vehicle Rate

$125 a day

Travel

$1.00 per kilometre

 

*subject to review of overall works plan and number of protection officers required

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