Stationary Vehicle Offences

This page contains information relating to infringements for Warrants of Fitness, vehicle registration and licensing.

Monitored vehicle offences

Porirua's Parking Wardens check parked vehicles correctly display a current:

  • Warrant of Fitness
  • Certificate of Fitness
  • Registration plate
  • Vehicle Licence

Your Legal Responsibility

Vehicles that fail to display a Warrant of Fitness, Certificate of Fitness, Registration and Licence in the correct manner are in breach of the Land Transport Act 1998. The New Zealand Transport Agency website shows the current legal obligations of vehicle owners in New Zealand (see link below).

On 10 November 2011 Council gave Porirua's Parking Wardens the mandate and delegated authority to infringe non-compliant vehicles parked in the public places of Porirua.

What a non-compliant vehicle could cost you

  • Warrant of Fitness - light vehicles ($200.00)
  • Certificate of Fitness - heavy vehicles ($600.00)
  • Registration plate ($200.00)
  • Vehicle Licence ($200.00)

Links to more information

Porirua City Council:

External websites: