The regulations of the New Jersey Turnpike Authority are found in the New Jersey Administrative Code at N.J.A.C. 19:9-1.1, et seq. Free online access to a version of the Administrative Code is available through the website of the New Jersey Office of Administrative Law.
NJTA Rulemaking Notices
The NJTA issues a rulemaking notice when it plans to add, remove, or change a regulation. The notices are reviewed by the New Jersey Office of Administrative Law, published in the New Jersey Register, and subjected to a period of public review and comment before they can be adopted by the NJTA. Information about recent published notices is posted here.
Amendments to NJTA Towing Rates and Road Services Rates. The Authority has amended its rules at N.J.A.C. 19:9-3.1 and 3.2. The amended rules adjust the fees that towing and road service providers may charge on the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway. The proposed amendments were published in the New Jersey Register on October 17, 2022, and subject to a 60-day public comment period. The amendments were adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the New Jersey Turnpike Authority on January 31, 2023. The adopted amendments were published in the New Jersey Register on March 20, 2023, and in effect as of that date.
NJTA Rulemaking Petitions
Members of the public can petition the NJTA to add, remove, or amend its regulations. Notices of recently filed petitions are posted here.
Under its enabling legislation, the NJTA has the power to "make and alter bylaws for its organization and internal management and for the conduct of its affairs and business."
From time to time, the NJTA adopts policies and procedures governing certain activities in its right of way.
The New Jersey Turnpike Authority has created the Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SPPP) for the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway to comply with conditions set forth in the Authority’s New Jersey Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NJPDES) Highway Agency Stormwater General Permits (HASWGP) No. NJG0153354 (Turnpike) & No. NJG0156485 (Parkway).