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Kiwirail Holdings Ltd

Page updated 24 Nov 2017

KiwiRail owns and operates New Zealand's rail and ferry transport networks.  This includes rail infrastructure assets, train rolling stock and ferry fleet.  It provides rail freight, passenger and the Inter-Island ferry services through these assets.  It also provides infrastructure and engineering services for maintaining and improving the rail and ferry networks.  

Check the Kiwirail Holdings Ltd website for the latest financial information.


Key Documents

Key Company Information

Entity Form State-owned enterprise
Trading As KiwiRail Network (ONTRACK), KiwiRail Mechanical, KiwiRail Freight, the Interislander, TranzScenic and TranzMetro
Established 1987
Head Office Wellington
Primary Legislation New Zealand Railways Corporation Act 1981;
State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986

Board of Directors, Kiwirail Holdings Ltd

Chairperson: Mr Trevor Janes (Sept 2016 - Sept 2019)
Deputy Chairperson: Dame Paula Rebstock (Nov 2012 - Apr 2018)
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