Heavy Vehicle Accreditation - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You will require this accreditation if you intend to operate a heavy vehicle.

There are four types of heavy vehicle accreditations:

  • Maintenance management accreditation: exempts your vehicle from the requirement to be inspected before renewal of registration;
  • Mass management accreditation: allows access to additional mass concessions;
  • Basic fatigue management (BFM) accreditation: allows the drivers of the vehicle to operate under BFM hours; and
  • Advanced fatigue management (AFM) accreditation: allows the drivers of the vehicle to operate under AFM hours.

Information on BFM and AFM hours are available from the Regulator.

A heavy vehicle is a vehicle with a gross vehicle mass (GVM) or aggregate trailer mass (ATV) of more than 4.5 tonnes.

Please use the contact details below to find out 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 accreditation, you must:

  • Have a relevant management system in place for operations to be carried out under the accreditation;
  • Be able to comply with the heavy vehicle standards; and
  • Be a suitable person to hold accreditation.

Other requirements apply for specific types of accreditation.

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

Duration

Not more than 3 years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Application for maintenance management accreditation or mass management accreditation: $84.

Apply Application All

Application for BFM accreditation or AFM accreditation: $127.

Renew Renewal All

Renewal for maintenance management accreditation or mass management accreditation: $84.

Renew Renewal All

Renewal for BFM accreditation or AFM accreditation: $127.

Vary Variation All

Add vehicles to or change vehicles currently nominated under a maintenance management accreditation or a mass management accreditation: $27.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All NHVAS Accreditation Application - PDF
Cancel All Exit from Scheme / Module(s) - PDF
Vary All Change Operator Particulars - PDF
Vary All Add / Delete / Amend Vehicles - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Heavy Vehicle National Law (ACT) Act 2013 ACT

Administering agency

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries, Accreditation Team

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Mailing address: PO Box 492
Fortitude Valley
Queensland 4006
Phone: 1300 696 487
Fax: 1300 736 798
Email: forms@nhvr.gov.au