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


This standard outlines the requirements for Electronic Stability Control and Brake Assist Systems on commercial and large passenger vehicles. These standards have to be adhered to by the operators and manufacturers of commercial and large passenger vehicles such as buses.

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 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

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 and Regional Development

Surface Transport Policy

Contact details

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General Enquiries

Surface Transport Policy

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

Operating address: 111 Alinga Street
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Phone: 02 62747111
Phone: 1800075001