Australian Design Rule 65 / 00 - Maximum Road Speed Limiting for Heavy Goods Vehicles and Heavy Omnibuses - Australian Government

Description

You will be required to comply with this Australian Design Rule (ADR) if you intend to manufacture, supply or use a particular type of bus or heavy vehicle.

This ADR applies to buses, B-doubles or other heavy vehicles that were manufactured on or after 31 December 1987 and have a gross vehicle mass that exceeds 14.5 tonnes. The purpose of this ADR is to ensure certain heavy vehicles are restricted to a safe operational speed limit.

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

Interstate Road Transport Act 1985 AG

Regulation(s) name

Interstate Road Transport Regulations 1986 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
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Phone: 02 62747111
Phone: 1800075001