Australian Standard AS 2513-1982 Electrical Connections for Trailer Vehicles - Victoria


You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to be involved in the design, manufacture, or importation of electrical connectors between motor vehicles and trailers. It specifies the design, construction and performance requirements of electrical connectors for making detachable electrical connections between motor vehicles and trailers.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

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

Road Safety Act 1986 VIC

Regulation(s) name

Road Safety (Vehicles) Regulations 2009 VIC

Administering agency

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources

Transport Safety Victoria

Contact details

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Transport Safety Victoria

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources

Operating address: 121 Exhibition Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2797
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Toll Free: 1800 223 022
Fax: 03 9655 6611
Website: Transport Safety Victoria (Opens in new window)