Vehicle Standards Bulletin No. 14, Steering Conversions for Left Hand Drive Vehicles - Australian Government

Service summary

You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to design, construct and install modifications to light vehicles, for building individually constructed vehicles (ICVs) and for the certification of certain imported vehicles.

Compliance with the code requirements will ensure that work undertaken satisfies the regulatory requirements of jurisdictions. For the purpose of this code, a light vehicle is defined as a motor vehicle with a Gross Vehicle Mass of 4.5 tonnes or less. This does not preclude the use of this code of practice for other categories, where appropriate.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
Surface Transport Policy

Act(s) name

Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Motor Vehicle Standards (Approval to Place Used Import Plates) Guidelines 2006 (Australian Government)

Contact details

General Enquiries
Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
Surface Transport Policy

Operating address:
111 Alinga Street
Australian Capital Territory 2600


02 6274 7111


1800 075 001

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