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You require this certificate to travel in a tow truck while the tow truck is attending a scene of an accident/incident and to tow a police seized vehicle under the Police Powers and Responsibilities Act 2000. You are required to provide assistance to the tow truck driver when preparing a motor vehicle for towing, loading the vehicle and assist in cleaning up the scene of an accident/incident efficiently and safely within regulated areas.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
You must be at least 16 years of age to be a tow truck assistant.
This certificate will remain in effect for 12 months.
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Industry authority card
A tow truck assistant can only operate under the authority when employed by the holder of a tow truck licence.
Department of Transport and Main Roads
Customer Services, Safety and Regulation Division
Transport Regulation Branch
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