Increased private vehicle occupancy
Average vehicle occupancy and RLTP target
Source: Wellington CBD cordon survey 2019, WCC
The above figure shows consistent variability in vehicle occupancy for the period 2003 to 2019; with small shifts in occupancy in the last five years. In 2019, vehicle occupancy was 1.36, the 2025 RLTP target is to increase occupancy in motor vehicles to an average of 1.45 people per vehicle.