Tyre and Rim Standards Manual - Queensland

Service summary

This manual is a reference for all tyre and wheel manufacturers and retailers, as well as vehicle and implement manufacturers, vehicle service organisations, transport authorities, government bodies, road and traffic authorities, fleet operators, agricultural vehicle and machinery users.

The manual includes:

  • all current dimensional specifications for standard rims
  • recommended tyre fitments and allowable variations
  • general data, load and inflation tables
  • valve standards
  • inspection standards
  • supplementary standards.

It covers passenger, truck/bus, off the road, agricultural, industrial, and motor cycles.

Please consult the agency 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 Transport and Main Roads
Heavy Vehicle Road Operations Program
Road Use Management and Safety Branch

Act(s) name

Transport Operations (Road Use Management) Act 1995 (Queensland)

Contact details

Customer Service Officer
Department of Transport and Main Roads
Heavy Vehicle Road Operations Program
Road Use Management and Safety Branch

Operating address:
Floor 7, 85 George Street
Brisbane
Queensland 4000
Mailing address:
GPO Box 1549
Brisbane
Queensland 4001

Phone:

13 23 80

Supporting information

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