​Cases put to the ​​Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal each year from 2012 to the present.

Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal Adjudicators must submit an annual report to the Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs within three months after 30 June in each year. This is required by the Motor Vehicle Sales Act 2003.

The report must:

  • summarise applications dealt that year
  • detail any cases that require special mention, in the adjudicator's opinion
  • make any recommendations for changes to the Act, if the adjudicator thinks it's needed based on their experience of the Disputes Tribunal.

The Minister must make the annual report available on this website within 28 days of receiving the report.

What claims you can make(external link) — Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal

1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018

Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal Annual Report [PDF, 334 KB]

1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017

Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal Annual Report [PDF, 516 KB]

1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016

Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal Annual Report [PDF, 4.1 MB]

1 July 2014 to 30 June 2015

Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal Annual Report [PDF, 474 KB]

1 July 2013 to 30 June 2014

Joint Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal Annual Report [PDF, 2.2 MB]

1 July 2012 to 30 June 2013

Auckland – Annual Report of the Adjudicator of the Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal [PDF, 1.8 MB]

Wellington – Annual Report of the Adjudicator of the Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal [PDF, 1.3 MB]

1 July 2011 to 30 June 2012

Auckland – Annual Report of the Adjudicator of the Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal (released 30 August 2012) [PDF, 91 KB]

Wellington – Annual Report of the Adjudicator of the Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal (released 30 August 2012) [PDF, 44 KB]