Conditional Registration of a Motor Vehicle - Tasmania


You may require this approval if you intend to register a vehicle that does not comply with relevant vehicle standards or for any other reason requires conditions. The conditions imposed may relate to the use of the vehicle, the area in which the vehicle can be used or any other conditions the Registrar may consider relevant.

The categories of conditional registration are:

  • non compliant (not complying with ADR rules)
  • club event (vintage / veteran / street rod)
  • restricted (limited distance)
  • concessional (40 percent rebate if limited specific use)
  • special purpose (vehicles constructed primarily for lifting, moving, compressing, rolling or laying of material)
  • special interest (only used 52 days per year).

Examples of the types of vehicles which may require conditional registration include:

  • ride on lawn mowers
  • farm tractors
  • agricultural farm bikes
  • hydraulic excavators
  • log skidders
  • dune buggies
  • self-propelled golf buggies
  • off road recreational motor cycles and other vehicles
  • earth moving equipment
  • self-propelled sports ground maintenance equipment
  • fork lift trucks
  • imported rally cars
  • vehicles modified for disabled drivers
  • all terrain vehicles required to be driven on an a road or used for hire and drive
  • cherry pickers
  • concrete pumps.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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Fees will vary depending on your circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Act(s) name

Vehicle and Traffic Act 1999 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Vehicle and Traffic (Driver Licensing and Vehicle Registration) Regulations 2010 TAS

Administering agency

Department of State Growth


Contact details

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

Vehicle Registration


Department of State Growth

Operating address: 4 Salamanca Place
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 536
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 1300 135 513
Website: Registration (Opens in new window)