Vehicle Standards Bulletin No. 14, Steering Conversions for Left Hand Drive Vehicles - Australian Government


You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to design, construct and install modifications to light vehicles, for building individually constructed vehicles (ICVs) and for the certification of certain imported vehicles.

Compliance with the code requirements will ensure that work undertaken satisfies the regulatory requirements of jurisdictions. For the purpose of this code, a light vehicle is defined as a motor vehicle with a Gross Vehicle Mass of 4.5 tonnes or less. This does not preclude the use of this code of practice for other categories, where appropriate.

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 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Motor Vehicle Standards (Approval to Place Used Import Plates) Guidelines 2006 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications

Surface Transport Policy

Contact details

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General Enquiries

Surface Transport Policy

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications

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