Waharoa to Matamata road works (NZTA)

NZ Transport Agency is continuing work on its long-awaited resealing project of State Highway 27 from Waharoa to Matamata, with stage two of the project due to begin on 9 January. Work between Waharoa and Pohlen Road was completed in Nov/Dec 2017, with work now scheduled to being from Pohlen Road, south towards Matamata.

NZTA have advised us:

  • Stop-go restrictions will be in place for the duration of this work
  • Resealing work on the state highway is expected to take three weeks to complete
  • Please be patient and expect delays

You can read this letter from NZTA to affected homeowners for more informaiton.

"We are delighted that NZTA are progessing repairs to roads around Matamata," said Mayor Jan Barnes. "This resealing project is one of a number of projects to improve the state highways around Matamata over the coming months," said NZTA Transport Systems Manager Karen Boyt.

Questions or complaints about state highways should be made to NZTA on 0800 4 HIGHWAYS, nzta.govt.nz or follow NZTA Waikato/BOP on Facebook.