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Conditional Vehicle Registration - Tasmania


You may need approval to register a vehicle that does not comply with relevant vehicle standards or with any other relevant conditions that have been imposed. These conditions may relate to the use of the vehicle, the area in which the vehicle can be used or any other matters deemed 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% rebate if limited specific use)
  • special purpose (vehicles constructed primarily for lifting, moving, compressing, rolling or laying of material)
  • special interest (vehicles can only be used 52 or 104 days per year if the vehicle is registered for 6 or 12 months, respectively).

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 motorcycles and other vehicles
  • earth moving equipment
  • self-propelled sports ground maintenance equipment
  • fork lift trucks
  • vehicles modified for disabled drivers
  • all terrain vehicles required to be driven on a public street or used for hire and drive
  • cherry pickers
  • concrete pumps.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Act(s) name

Vehicle and Traffic Act 1999 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Vehicle and Traffic (Driver Licensing and Vehicle Registration) 2021 Tasmania

Approval time

1 business day

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.