Historic Vehicle Authority of New Zealand

The Vintage Car Club of New Zealand


New Zealand’s Foremost Historic Motoring Authority

Welcome to one of the largest motoring clubs in New Zealand. With over 8,000 members and many thousands of vehicles and motorcycles listed on the club’s database, the Vintage Car Club of New Zealand offers something for everyone. You don’t need to own a Vintage vehicle to become a member – our club caters for all Types of cars, motorcycles, commercial and military vehicles which are over 30 years old and are in compliance with VCC period category requirements.

The club has 36 branches throughout New Zealand and runs a variety of events to cater for all our members: tarseal trundles, rural runs, hillclimbs, swapmeets and speed events as well as regular club evenings around the country for a yarn with like minded enthusiasts.

Our members share a common appreciation for fascination of age, the individuality and the functional elegance of vehicles from a by-gone era. Club-eligible vehicles include Veteran, Vintage, Post War, Post 1960, Post 1980, Commercial, Motorcycle and Historic Racing vehicles.

Browse through our website to check out the upcoming events in your area or maybe you can find a bargain in our marketplace.


2022 VERO International Festival of Historic Motoring
16-21 January 2022

Thanks to all those who responded to our attendance survey sent out in December. Numbers indicate that we are on track for a successful event in Taranaki next January. With less than 12 months to go all attendees are encouraged to get their accommodation booked now.

Come join the fun more information here

2021 Daffodil Rally for Cancer
22 August 2021

 From Bluff to Kaitaia our members will be hitting the roads on 22 August to raise funds for their local cancer society. Join the fun – our  Daffodil Rally for Cancer is open to members of the public to join in – events vary around the country so keep checking back to see what’s on in your area. All money raised goes to your local branch of the Cancer Society. 

Beaded Wheels our club magazine is now available for purchase online – click below to get your digital copy, our April issue is available from 12 April 2021.