Heavy Vehicle Accreditation - Victoria

Description

You will require this accreditation if you intend to operate a heavy vehicle. There are four types of heavy vehicle accreditation:

  • maintenance management accreditation: exempts your vehicle from the requirement to be inspected before renewal of registration
  • mass management accreditation: allows access to additional mass concessions
  • basic fatigue management (BFM) accreditation: allows the drivers of the vehicle to operate under BFM hours
  • advanced fatigue management (AFM) accreditation: allows the drivers of the vehicle to operate under AFM hours.
Information on BFM and AFM hours are available from the Regulator. A heavy vehicle is a vehicle with a gross vehicle mass (GVM) or aggregate trailer mass (ATV) of more than 4.5 tonnes.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for accreditation, you must:

  • have a relevant management system in place for operations to be carried out under the accreditation
  • be able to comply with the heavy vehicle standards
  • be a suitable person to hold accreditation.
Other requirements apply for specific types of accreditation. Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Not more than 3 years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $84.00

Application for maintenance management accreditation or mass management accreditation. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $84.00

Application for BFM accreditation. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $127.00

Application for AFM accreditation. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Renewal All $84.00 Application for BFM accreditation. Fees for 2017-18.
Apply Renewal All $127.00 Application for AFM accreditation. Fees for 2017-18.
Renew Renewal All $84.00

Renewal for maintenance management accreditation or mass management accreditation. Fees for 2017-18.

Vary Variation All $27.00

Add vehicles to or change vehicles currently nominated under a maintenance management accreditation or a mass management accreditation. Fees for 2017-18.

Administering agency

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Contact details

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

Accreditation Team

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Mailing address: PO BOX 492
Fortitude Valley, Queensland 4006
Queensland 7008
Phone: 1300 696 487
Fax: 07 3309 8777
Email: forms@nhvr.gov.au