Driving in New Zealand

The New Zealand Transport Agency (external link) website provides new residents and visitors with information about driver licence requirements for foreigners and advice on driving on New Zealand roads (external link).

Tourism New Zealand also provides an overview on driving in New Zealand (external link), including a useful video for people unaccustomed to New Zealand roads. 

Want to check your driving skills? The AA website (external link) offers a series of driving tasks to test your knowledge on New Zealand’s road rules. If you pass the tests, you'll get a certificate to prove your skill.