Australian Design Rules Applicable to Heavy Vehicles - Victoria


You will need to comply with the relevant Australian Design Rules (ADRs) if you intend to construct, import, or use a heavy vehicle on a road. Relevant ADRs are those which apply to the design and construction of a heavy vehicle.

Please refer to the attached applicability summaries for more information.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Heavy Vehicle National Law Application Act 2013 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Heavy vehicle (Vehicle Standards) National Regulations 2016 Victoria

Administering agency

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Contact details

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