You will require this permit if you intend to operate a heavy vehicle that does not comply with mass or dimension requirements. This permit applies to class 1 and class 3 heavy vehicles.
Class 1 heavy vehicles include special purpose vehicles, agricultural vehicles, implements and trailers, and oversize overmass vehicles. Examples include:
- mobile cranes
- concrete pumps
- fire trucks
- a prime mover and extendable trailer.
Class 3 heavy vehicles are heavy vehicles that, together with its load, do not comply with prescribed mass or dimension requirements. Examples include:
- a truck towing a dog trailer
- a B-double or road train transporting a load wider than dimension requirements.
This permit may apply to one or more heavy vehicles. 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 and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.