Search results for fines
Found in Law, crime and justice / Paying fines / Pay a court fine
You can pay fines imposed by a court online. Infringements from Police (like speeding tickets) or local councils (like parking tickets) become court fines if you don’t pay them on time.
Found in Law, crime and justice / Paying fines / Dog owners: fines and infringement notices
If you don't keep control of your dog, allow a dog into a restricted area or if you abuse or neglect an animal, you can be fined or sent to prison — and banned from owning dogs in the future.
Found in Government A-Z / Ministry of Justice
They: run the court system administer tribunals collect fines and reparation negotiate Treaty of Waitangi claims support the judiciary.
Found in Transport
Car seats for kids, buying and selling a vehicle, registration, WOF, driver licences, traffic information, fines, tickets, losing your licence, public transport
Found in Law, crime and justice / Paying fines / Pay a speeding ticket or traffic infringement
You pay speeding tickets and Police infringement notices (eg for not wearing a seatbelt) directly to the Police.
Found in Transport / Driving penalties / Fines, penalties and losing your licence
You must follow the road rules for your safety and the safety of others when you drive. If you don’t, you can be fined or have your driver licence or car taken off you.
Found in Law, crime and justice
Human rights, reporting crime, criminal records, legal aid, jury service, the courts, paying fines, prison life, domestic violence, scams and fraud, statutory declarations
Found in Recreation and the environment / Freedom camping
Freedom camping is when you camp on public land that isn’t a recognised camping ground or holiday park.
Found in Leaving NZ / Moving or travelling overseas / Before you travel
Avoid surprises — before you go, find and check your passport, pay your fines and check if there are any special travel requirements for the countries you’re visiting.
Found in Engaging with government / Enrol and vote in an election / Enrol to vote
You can’t vote in NZ elections unless you’re on the electoral roll. It's compulsory to be enrolled if you qualify — but voting is optional.