Australian Design Rule 35/05: Commercial Vehicle Brake Systems - Australian Government


You will need to adhere by these standards if you operate and manufacture commercial and large passenger vehicles such as buses.

This standard outlines the requirements for Electronic Stability Control and Brake Assist Systems on commercial and large passenger vehicles.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989 AG

Regulation(s) name

Vehicle Standard (Australian Design Rule 35/05 - Commercial Vehicle Brake Systems) 2013 AG

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities

Surface Transport Policy

Contact details

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General Enquiries

Surface Transport Policy

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities

Operating address: 111 Alinga Street
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Phone: 1800 075 001
Phone: 02 6274 7111