Lower speed limits

About lowering the speed limits

Vehicles travelling at lower speeds have a shorter stopping distance - a few metres can make all the difference.

    Central city safer speeds

    The speed limit on most central city streets is now 30km/h.

    Proposed lower speed zones

    Suburban shopping areas where we're proposing to lower speed zones.

      Approved lower speed zones

      Lower speed limits have been introduced in shopping areas and communities throughout Wellington.