The International Association of Public Transport is represented in Australia and New Zealand by UITP Australia/New Zealand (known as UITPANZ). UITPANZ is part of the Asia-Pacific Division of the UITP global family.
UITPANZ facilitates the exchange of ideas and knowledge to further the development and advancement of public transport policy, planning and operations in the region. It is the only international association covering all modes of public transport in the Australia/New Zealand region.
Through its activities, UITPANZ brings together:
- government departments, agencies and authorities with responsibility for public transport
- public transport operating companies
- the service and supply industry
- research institutes, academics and consultants
UITPANZ is managed by a Board of Management.
The current Chairman is Ian Dobbs.
The Executive Director is Rob Pearce.