National Stationary Noise Test Procedures for In-Service Motor Vehicles - Victoria

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard if you are the registered owner of a motor vehicle or the owner / driver of an unregistered motor vehicle that is used on a highway.

You will also need to abide by this standard if you are the occupier of any premises that sells any equipment, facility, instrument, device or any new vehicle required to be fitted or equipped with any device or equipment that minimises the emission of noise.

This manual has been compiled from various sources for use by the Agency in its enforcement of maximum exhaust noise levels of vehicles. It provides sectors of industry and government with a comprehensive list of engine speeds for use in performing measurements of noise levels of motor vehicles by the stationary test method.

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

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

Environment Protection Act 1970 VIC

Regulation(s) name

Environment Protection (Vehicle Emissions) Regulations 2013 VIC

Administering agency

National Transport Commission

Contact details

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General Enquiries

National Transport Commission

Phone: 03 9236 5000
Email: ntc@ntc.gov.au
Website: http://www.ntc.gov.au (Opens in new window)