Motor Vehicle Race Permit - Tasmania


You will need this permit if you intend to hold a motor vehicle race on public streets or a closed track.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit you must hold appropriate insurance provided by an insurer approved by the Motor Accidents Insurance Board at the time of the race or event.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $46.28

Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Police Offences Act 1935 Tasmania

Vehicle and Traffic Act 1999 Tasmania

Application process


To obtain a permit you will need to:

  • make written application to nearest District Commander, providing full details of where the event is to be held, specifying, date, time, road(s) to be used, number of competitors, etc.
  • pay the prescribed fee.

Lodgement process


Applications should be lodged no less than 30 days prior to the planned event.

Approval time

40 business days

Administering agency

Department of Police, Fire and Emergency Management

Tasmania Police

Contact details

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