Australian Standard AS 1744 - 1975 Forms of Letters and Numerals for Road Signs - Western Australia

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to operate a road train over 22m long. A road train is a line of linked trailers pulled by a truck.

You must display a road train or long vehicle warning sign which meets the requirements set out in this standard. This standard gives the forms and dimensions of a range of letters and numerals to be used on standard road signs. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required by your business.

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
Transport Services
Driver and Vehicle Services

Act(s) name

Road Traffic (Vehicles) Act 2012 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Road Traffic (Vehicles) Regulations 2014 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries, Vehicle Safety and Standards Section
Department of Transport
Transport Services
Driver and Vehicle Services

Operating address:
21 Murray Road South
Welshpool
Western Australia 6106

Phone:

131156

Fax:

08 92163899

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