The New Zealand Truck-Trailer Manufacturers Federation (TTMF), incorporated in 1957, provides a diverse range of services to its members. Our fundamental purpose is to further the interests of its members by being actively engaged as a voice for our industry. We have been instrumental in a number of significant achievements for the industry:
  • Removal of sales tax on new trailers
  • Removal of duty for associated componentry
  • Improvements in axle weights, and tyre loadings 
  • Development of the Drawbar code
  • Development of the Brake Code
  • Development of the Manufacturing & Repair Code of Practice
The TTMF provide technical consultation to regulatory bodies and are involved with regulation changes and proposals that relate to:
  • National Technical Standards;
  • Heavy Vehicle Safety Issues;
  • Mass and Dimension Limits;
  • Performance Based Standards;
  • Development of Pro-Forma vehicles
  • Developing pre-engineered repairs and installations

We provide the Assessment course for Manufacturers & Repairers to become Certifying Vehicle Inspectors. Go to our Certifying Manufacturers page [here]