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.