National Code of Practice for Light Vehicle Construction and Modification (NCOP) - Australian Government

Description

You may be required to comply with this Code of Practice if you intend to:

  • design, construct and install modifications to light vehicles
  • build individually constructed vehicles (ICVs)
  • certify certain imported vehicles.

Compliance with the Code will ensure that work undertaken satisfies the regulatory requirements of jurisdictions. For the purpose of this Code of Practice, a light vehicle is defined as a motor vehicle with a Gross Vehicle Mass of 4.5 tonnes or less.

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.

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Act(s) name

Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development

Surface Transport Policy

Contact details

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General Enquiries

Surface Transport Policy

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development

Operating address: 111 Alinga Street
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Toll Free: 1800 075 001
Phone: 02 6274 7111