Rautaki Hanganga o Aotearoa

New Zealand Infrastructure Strategy

10. Want to know more

Hiahia he mōhiohio anō

The following documents are ones that we found particularly useful in the development of the recommendations. References link to where we have used them in the development of our thinking. These documents give additional information on the problems identified, the case for action, or how recommendations might work in practice.

ACW: Auckland Council Waste Management and Minimisation Plan, 2018

Auckland Council

AIA: Australian Infrastructure Audit 2019

Infrastructure Australia

AIP: Australian Infrastructure Plan 2016

Infrastructure Australia

ARE: Acceleration of renewable energy and energy efficiency

Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment

ATA: Australian Transport Assessment and Planning Guidelines: T8 - Real Options Assessment

Transport and Infrastructure Council

BUP: Better Urban Planning

The New Zealand Productivity Commission

BRN: Ministerial Review: Better Responses to Natural Disasters and Other Emergencies in New Zealand 2018

Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet

BZC: Bringing Zero Carbon Gas to Aotearoa: Hydrogen Feasibility Study - Summary Report

First Gas Group

CAT: Adapting to Climate Change in New Zealand, Recommendations from the Climate Change Adaptation Technical Working Group

Climate Change Adaptation Technical Working Group

CBD: The Costs and Benefits of Urban Development


CBG: Auckland Council Cost Benefit Analysis for Publicly Owned Golf courses

Auckland Council

CCC: Ināia tonu nei: a low emissions future for Aotearoa

He Pou a Rangi, the Climate Change Commission

CCI: The Cost of Consenting Infrastructure Projects in New Zealand

Sapere (a report for the New Zealand Infrastructure Commission, Te Waihanga)

CEM: Crown Engagement with Māori (Engagement Framework & Guidelines)

Te Arawhiti

CPR: Corridor Protection: Planning and Investing for the Long-Term

Infrastructure Australia

CTP: Construction Sector Transformation Plan

Construction Sector Accord

DIV: 30-Year Strategy

Infrastructure Victoria

EAF: Washington Electric Aircraft Feasibility Study

WSDOT, 2020

EAN: Advice on Creating Equal Access to Electricity Networks

Electricity Authority

FFI: Financing and Funding of Infrastructure in New Zealand

Kevin Ramsay Consulting (a report for the New Zealand Infrastructure Commission, Te Waihanga)

FOT: Future of Tax

Tax Working Group

FSE: Developing the Freight Sector Elements


GFI: Grow for it – How Population Policies can Promote Economic Growth, NZIER working paper 2012/1.

Yeabsley, 2012

GIC: Submission on Climate Change Commission’s 2021 Draft Advice for Consultation

Gas Industry Company

GIW: Guiding Integrated Urban and Water Planning

Cooperative Research Centre for Water Sensitive Cities

GTG: Greening the Grid: Implementing Renewable Energy Zones for Integrated Transmission and Generation Planning

Getman, D., and Hurlbut, D.

HGI: Compendium of Policy Good Practices for Quality Infrastructure Investment


INH: Intervention Hierarchy

Waka Kotahi, NZ Transport Agency

ITA: Report of the Minister for the Environment’s Infrastructure Technical Advisory Group

Infrastructure Technical Advisory Group

ITN: Inaia Tonu Nei: A Low-emissions Future for Aotearoa

He Pou a Rangi Climate Change Commission

JUL: Introduction of Urban Land Use Planning System in Japan

Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport

KCM: Keeping Cities Moving

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency

LEE: Low-Emissions Economy

New Zealand Productivity Commission

LER: Leveraging our Energy Resources to Reduce Global Emissions and Increase our Living Standards

New Zealand Infrastructure Commission, Te Waihanga

LFF: Local Government Funding and Financing

New Zealand Productivity Commission

LMA: Are Local Infrastructure Decision-Making Bodies Right Sized? Challenges from Growing Labour Market Areas

Sense Partners (a report for the New Zealand Infrastructure Commission, Te Waihanga)

LGW: Draft Programme Business Case Report

Let’s Get Wellington Moving

MFP: Municipal Fragmentation and Economic Performance of OECD TL2 Regions

Bartolini, D. (OECD Regional Development Working Papers)

MHT: Mayoral Housing Taskforce Report

Mayor of Auckland

MPL: Major Projects Leadership Academy, MPLA Handbook

Infrastructure and Projects Authority

NBE: Inquiry on the Natural and Built Environments Bill: Parliamentary Paper

Submission by the New Zealand Infrastructure Commission Te Waihanga to the Environment Select Committee, August 2021

NFD: National Freight Data Hub, Options Discussion Paper, August 2020

The Australian Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications

NLR: National Location Registry - Freight and Logistics

GS1 Australia

NOF: Network Optimisation Framework

Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads

NSC: National Freight and Supply Chain Strategy

Australian Transport and Infrastructure Council

OCE: Offshore Clean Energy Infrastructure Framework

Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources

PII: Productivity Commission Inquiry Report on Public Infrastructure

Australian Productivity Commission

PRA: A Pathway to Infrastructure Resilience Advisory Paper 1: Opportunities for Systemic Change

Infrastructure Australia and Infrastructure NSW, August 2021

PRS: Infrastructure Resources Study

New Zealand Infrastructure Commission, Te Waihanga

PTC: Preparing for Technological Change in the Infrastructure Sector

BECA, Polis (a report for the New Zealand Infrastructure Commission, Te Waihanga)

RAN: New Directions for Resource Management in New Zealand

Randerson, T.

RNS: RestartNSW

Infrastructure New South Wales

RRM: Advice on Recycling and Resource Recovery Infrastructure

Infrastructure Victoria

RSN: Resilience Strategy for Natural Hazard Risk Reduction 2019 - 2029

Earthquake Commission

RRV: Recycling and Resource Recovery Infrastructure in Victoria: International and Australian Comparisons

AlphaBeta (report for Infrastructure Victoria)

SRC: Stern Review: The Economics of Climate Change

Sir Nicholas Stern

TCQ: The Congestion Question

Ministry of Transport

TIC: The Infrastructure Challenge

Sense Partners (a report for the New Zealand Infrastructure Commission, Te Waihanga)

TNT: Economics like there’s no tomorrow


TPM: TPM Development First Mover Disadvantage Consultation


TSS: The TOD Standard Scorecard

Institute for Transportation and Development Policy

ULH: Using Land for Housing

New Zealand Productivity Commission

WCB: A Methodology for Strategic Assessment of the Wider Costs and Benefits of Urban Growth


WEF: Shaping the Future of Construction: A Breakthrough in Mindset and Technology

World Economic Forum

WSA: Economic Analysis of Water Services Aggregation

Water Industry Commission for Scotland

WSP: Resource Recovery and Waste State of Play

New Zealand Infrastructure Commission, Te Waihanga

WTE: Energy from Waste Infrastructure Plan 2021

New South Wales Environmental Protection Authority