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


Note that this standard has been updated and you will need to meet the requirements set out in AS 4177.5-2004 Caravan and Light Trailer Towing Components Electrical Connectors.

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.

This standard specifies the design, construction and performance requirements of electrical connectors for making detachable electrical connections between motor vehicles and trailers.

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 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Road Safety (Vehicles) Regulations 2021 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Transport and Planning

Safe Transport Victoria

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