Contracted public passenger transport services

The Northland Regional Council is required to have publically available a current list of operational contracted public passenger transport services.

Information must include the dates the contracted services commenced, the contract term and the contract price per annum.

The table below is a list of all public passenger transport service contracts that are currently in operation in Northland:

Name of contract

Operated by

Date contract commenced

Expiry date of contract

Annual contract price

(GST exclusive)

CityLink Whangarei


1 July 2016

30 June 2017


BusAbout Kaitaia


1 July 2015

30 June 2018


Hokianga Link

Hokianga Express

24 March 2015

30 day contract

$534.00 per trip operated
(once a week winter; twice weekly summer)

Mid North Link

(Trial Mid North Bus Service)

Kaikohe Bus Company

1 December 2016

Review at 30 November 2017.

Trial runs no later than 30 November 2018.