About 39 bus services a day across Auckland will be cut from today as a new law takes effect giving drivers more regular breaks.
Driver unions, bus companies, council and the government have been locked in intense negotiations for weeks over how to implement the new law, which will require more drivers to be hired to maintain services.
You can find an update list of the cancelled bus services here.
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