Electrical Connector Standards for Heavy Vehicles - Victoria

Description

You will be required to comply with one of these standards if you intend to manufacture the electrical connectors between a heavy vehicle and trailer. These electrical connectors are used for the operation of vehicle lights. These standards specify the design, construction and performance requirements for vehicle connectors. The standards are:

  • Australian Standard AS 2513-1982 Electrical Connectors for Trailer Vehicles
  • International Standards Organisation ISO 1185-1997
  • Society of Automotive Engineers SAE J 560-1998
  • AS 4735-2003 Heavy Road Vehicles - Electrical Connectors for Articulated Vehicles.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Contact details

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General Enquiries

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