To be eligible you must apply using the approved form and state the following:
- the period for which the exemption is sought
- any conditions
- the name of the heavy vehicle driver
- proposed maximum work times and minimum rest times.
You will need to pay the prescribed fee and provide any additional information required by the Regulator. You will be required to show that the advanced fatigue management or basic fatigue management limits are not suitable and that the proposed work and rest times are safe.
You must ensure that the driver of the fatigue-regulated heavy vehicle has a copy of the exemption permit in their possession while driving.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.