- The Christchurch Civic Trust, which emerged as an action group of residents dedicated to the preservation of significant heritage landmarks and the encouragement of quality design and development of their future environment. Today the Trust continues to promote the protection and enhancement of Christchurch’s historic environment as well as positive redevelopment, quality of current urban design (including infrastructure), building and green space planning.
- Civic Trust Auckland, a non-profit public interest group which incorporated in 1968, aims to protect natural landforms; preserve heritage, in all its aspects; encourage good planning for Auckland city and the region; and remove visual and environmental contamination.
- The NZ Transport Agency is a Crown entity tasked with promoting safe and functional land transport. The agency plans and delivers national transport networks and supports local networks, it works to make public transport and freight networks more effective, and works on improving road safety.