Hi neighbours - there is a possibility that 1840 vehicles passed by Jaco Jacobs, and his Whāngārei-based inspecting organisation JJ Automotive Services Ltd, could have been passed incorrectly.
Vehicle owners would be contacted by NZTA as soon as possible to advise them on recheck options.
Have you been affected? Have you had experience with dodgy WOF testing in the past?
NIWA says signs of drought are evident in parts of Northland and drought conditions are "imminent". There are several water restrictions in the Far North. Have you seen signs of drought? How are you preparing for summer?
Ports of Auckland could move to Northport at Marsden Point after a study favoured the $10b move. The move has been welcomed by Northland leaders but condemned by environmentalists. Do you support the move?
85.9% Yes - it will be great for Northland's economy85.9% Complete
4.7% No - it will be an environmental disaster4.7% Complete
3.1% No - it will be terrible for our roads3.1% Complete
6.3% Other (please explain in comment section below)6.3% Complete
“Do I support the Ports of Auckland moving to Northport? Do I want us to go into this with our eyes wide open? Absolutely.” – Whangarei Mayor Sheryl Mai.
Click "Read More" to view her full column on moving the port to Whangarei.