Council & City

Heavy motor vehicle regulations on bridges on Kairanga-Bunnythorpe Rd and Te Ngaio Road

Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Regulation 11(3) of the Heavy Motor Vehicle Regulations 1974, the Palmerston North City Council has fixed the following maximum weight limits for heavy motor vehicles and combinations including a heavy motor vehicle on the bridge described hereunder:

Name of Road

Location of Bridge

Weight Limits

Maximum Speed Limit (km/h)

Maximum Weight On Any One Axle

Gross Weight (Maximum Sum Of Axle Weights)

Kairanga-Bunnythorpe Road

Between Te Ngaio Road and Railway Road (closest bridge to Bunnythorpe)


60% Class 1


Te Ngaio Road

200 metres south of Kairanga Bunnythorpe Road

2,000 kg

4500 kg