You will require this permit if you intend to operate a class 2 heavy vehicle on roads. This permit is required because class 2 heavy vehicles may:
- Endanger public safety;
- Damage road infrastructure; or
- Adversely affect public amenity.
Class 2 heavy vehicles include:
- Freight-carrying vehicles;
- Vehicle carriers;
- Livestock vehicles; and
- Performance Based Standards (PBS) vehicles.
This authorisation permit allows the use of a class 2 heavy vehicle to be used on a road only in stated areas, on stated routes and during stated times.
This permit may apply to one or more heavy vehicles.
A heavy vehicle is a vehicle with a gross vehicle mass (GVM) or aggregate trailer mass (ATV) of more than 4.5 tonnes.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.