Off-Road Vehicle Registration - Western Australia

Service summary

You may require this registration if you intend to use an off-road vehicle in an area designated for off-road use by a local Council. You do not need to register your off-road vehicle if you are only using your vehicle on private land with the consent of the landowner.

An off-road vehicle is a vehicle which is not licensed for and will not be used on public roads (even only for the purpose of crossing a road). This can include all types of motor vehicles, such as motorcycles, four-wheel drive vehicles, dune buggies and all-terrain vehicles.

You do not need to register your off-road vehicle if it is already licenced for use on the road.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration you must:

  • Be at least 18 years old;
  • Ensure that your vehicle meets the prescribed safety and noise requirements;
  • Complete the relevant application form; and
  • Pay the required fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Up to 18 months.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$15.00
Miscellaneous

Number plate fee: $15

TransferTransfer$5.00
RenewRenewal$15.00

Other resources

Administering agency

Department of Transport
Transport Services
Driver and Vehicle Services

Act(s) name

Control of Vehicles (Off-road Areas) Act 1978 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Control of Vehicles (Off-road Areas) Regulations 1979 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries, Vehicle Licensing
Department of Transport
Transport Services
Driver and Vehicle Services

Operating address:
Tassels Place
Innaloo
Western Australia 6018

Phone:

131156

Fax:

08 65516001

Supporting information

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