The official New Zealand road code is a user-friendly guide to New Zealand’s traffic law and safe driving practices. You will be tested on this information in your theory and practical driving tests. This guide is intended for drivers of cars and other light vehicles. The changes to the code are based on the usual review of the last edition and incorporate changes introduced under Land Transport Road User Amendment Rule and Part 1 and 2 of the Land Transport Driver Licence Amendment Rule 2013. These changes include - Amendments to the class of vehicle which holders of Classes 1-6 licences can drive. Additional information in relation to international drivers Booking practical driving tests via the phone or internet; eye sight checks and taking children with you when sitting your test. Details on what the restricted driving practical test involves Dealing with road hazards A driver's rights in relation to suspected alcohol and driving offences Road user charge details An expanded offences and demerit point list.