Transport Administration Act 1988 No 109
Current version for 4 July 2014 to date (accessed 19 December 2014 at 18:12)

53B   Recommendations as to lighting of roads and road related areas

(1)  RMS may, for the purpose of promoting traffic safety, make recommendations to a public authority in relation to the public authority‚Äôs functions in connection with the lighting of roads or road related areas, including recommendations in relation to the following:
(a)  general principles relating to the provision of lighting on roads or road related areas,
(b)  the need for lighting on any particular road or road related area or part of a road or road related area,
(c)  the need for the improvement of lighting on any particular road or road related area or part of a road or road related area.
(2)  It is the duty of a public authority to which recommendations are made under this section to give them proper consideration and, as far as may be reasonably practicable, to carry them into effect.
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