You will require this permit if you use a fatigue-regulated heavy vehicle and intend to operate beyond prescribed maximum work times or under minimum rest times.
A fatigue-regulated heavy vehicle is any of the following:
- a motor vehicle with a gross vehicle mass (GVM) of more than 12 tonnes
- a combination with a GVM of more than 12 tonnes
- a bus that is fitted to carry more than 12 people including the driver.
You may apply for this permit if you are:
- an employer of a driver
- a prime contractor for a driver
- an operator or
- a self-employed driver.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.