Electrical Connector Standards for Heavy Vehicles - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You will be required to comply with one of these standards if you intend to manufacture the electrical connectors between a heavy vehicle and trailer. These electrical connectors are used for the operation of vehicle lights.

These standards specify the design, construction and performance requirements for vehicle connectors. The standards are:

  • Australian Standard AS 2513-1982 Electrical Connectors for Trailer Vehicles;
  • International Standards Organisation ISO 1185-1997;
  • Society of Automotive Engineers SAE J 560-1998; or
  • AS 4735-2003 Heavy Road Vehicles - Electrical Connectors for Articulated Vehicles.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance 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.

Act(s) name

Heavy Vehicle National Law (ACT) Act 2013 ACT

Administering agency

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Contact details

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General Enquiries

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Operating address: Level 9, Green Square North Tower
515 St Pauls Terrace
Fortitude Valley
Queensland 4006
Mailing address: PO Box 492
Fortitude Valley
Queensland 4006
Phone: 1300696487
Fax: 07 33098777
Email: info@nhvr.gov.au