Industry Codes of Practice - Victoria

Service summary

You may be required to comply with these codes if you intend operate a heavy vehicle in Victoria. These codes were developed to provide practical advice on the chain of responsibility on how to prevent breaches of the law. These codes were registered with the Victorian Government before the introduction of the heavy vehicle national law and continue their registration under the new national law. The Regulator aims to develop new national guidelines that may supersede these industry codes of practice.

Please consult the responsible agency 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.

Other resources

 Resources
Comply

Heavy Vehicle Industry Codes of Practice - The codes are listed on the website. Please consult the responsible agency for more information.

Administering agency

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Act(s) name

Heavy Vehicle National Law Application Act 2013 (Victoria)

Contact details

General Enquiries
National Heavy Vehicle Regulator


Mailing address:
PO BOX 492
Fortitude Valley, Queensland 4006
Queensland 7008

Phone:

1300 696 487

Fax:

07 3309 8777
info@nhvr.gov.au

Supporting information

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