ADR 63 Trailers Designed for Use in Road Trains - Tasmania


You will need to comply with this Australian Design Rule (ADR) if you intend to manufacture a particular heavy combination vehicle. This rule applies to electrical wiring, connections and installations in certain road trains that are longer than 19 metres.

This ADR applies to:

  • road trains (B-triples and combinations, other than B-double, consisting of a motor vehicle towing at least 2 trailers)
  • semi-trailers
  • dog trailers
  • converter dolly's.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources Important
Comply Company, Co-operative, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader Vehicle Standard (Australian Design Rule 63 / 00 - Trailers Designed for Use in Road Trains) 2006 (Opens in new window) Important

Act(s) name

Heavy Vehicle National Law (Tasmania) Act 2013 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Heavy Vehicle National Law (Tasmania) Regulations 2014 Tasmania

Administering agency

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

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