You may be required to comply with this rule if you intend to use a prime mover that carries dangerous goods.
This Australian Design Rule, referenced in the legislation is ADR 64/00, is referred to in the Catalogue as ADR 64 Heavy goods vehicles designed for use in road trains and B-doubles.
The function of this Australian Design Rule is to specify additional design and construction requirements for hauling vehicles designed to be used in 'Road Train' and 'B-Doubles'.
The rule is referenced in the regulation as a Fifth Edition Design Rule.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.
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.
Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
Surface Transport Policy
Interstate Road Transport Act 1985 (Australian Government)
Interstate Road Transport Regulations 1986 (Australian Government)
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