Notification of weight and/or speed limits on bridges

Monday 11 September 2017

Several roads in Tasman District have fixed maximum weight and speed limits for heavy motor vehicles and combinations including a heavy motor vehicle. The current limits are listed below:

Bridge DescriptionMax Weight on
any one Axle kg
Gross Weight
(Max Sum of Axle Weight) kg
Max speed limit

Sherry River Road, Granity Creek or Papa Bridge:

N/A

N/A

10 km/hr

Tadmor – Glenhope Road, McConochies Bridge

N/A

N/A

10 km/hr

Rainy River Road, Swampy or Station or Gully Bridge

5,000 kg

19,000 kg

30 km/hr

Irvine Road, Wairoa River Bridge

5,000 kg

19,000 kg

30 km/hr

Aorere Valley Road, Walsh Stream Bridge

7,000 kg

8,000 kg

10 km/h

Collingwood– Puponga Road, Aorere Valley Bridge

N/A

N/A

30 km/hr

Packards Road, Packards Road Bridge

3,700 kg

N/A

N/A

Carter Road         Carter Bridge

7,600 kg

25,600 kg

10 km/hr

Riwaka Valley Left Bank Road, Riwaka Left Bank

8,000 kg

N/A

N/A

Spring Creek Road, Spring Creek Bridge

5,000 kg

20,500 kg

10 km/hr

Kaka Limeworks Road, Jelineks Bridge

5,000 kg

15,200 kg

30 km/h

Owen Valley East Road, Brewery Creek Bridge

N/A

22,800 kg

30 km/h

Glengary Road, Glengary Bridge

N/A

25,200 kg

30 km/hr

Nuggety Creek Road, Buller River Bridge

5,000 kg

25,200 kg

10 km/hr

Peninsula Road, Peninsula Bridge

2,300 kg

3,500 kg

20 km/hr

Creighton Road, Ruskells Bridge

2,000 kg

8,500 kg

10km/hr

Lamb Valley Road, Hope Valley Bridge

N/A

27,000kg

30km/hr

Andrews Road, Andrews Road Bridge

6,400kg

37,700kg

10 km/hr

Dovedale Road, Eden Valley Stream Bridge

N/A

27,500kg

N/A

Baigent Road, Baigents Bridge

5,200 kg

7,700 kg

10 km/h

Polglaze Road, Polglaze Road Bridge

5,500 kg

11,500 kg

10 km/hr

Waitui Road, Rocky Creek Bridge

5,000 kg

N/A

10 km/hr

Parapara Valley Road, Parapara Valley Stream Bridge

N/A

20,500 kg

N/A

Cobb Valley Road, Sams Creek Bridge

N/A

N/A

10 km/hr

Baigent Reserve – Wakefield, 88 Valley Bridge – Ex. SH6

N/A

25,000kg

30km/hr

Heavy Motor Vehicle Regulations 1974 Regulation 11