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); and
  • 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 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.

Other resources

Task Resources
Comply National Code of Practice for Light Vehicle Construction and Modification (NCOP) - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on obtaining this document.

Act(s) name

Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989 AG

Regulation(s) name

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989 AG

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

Office of Transport Security

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Office of Transport Security

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

Operating address: 111 Alinga Street
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Mailing address: GPO BOX 594
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 62748187
Phone: 1300791581
Fax: 02 62746089
Email: transport.security@infrastructure.gov.au