You may be required to comply with these codes if you intend operate a
heavy vehicle in Victoria. These codes were developed to provide practical advice on the chain of
responsibility on how to prevent breaches of the law. These codes were registered with the Victorian Government before the
introduction of the heavy vehicle national law and continue their registration
under the new national law. The Regulator aims to develop new national
guidelines that may supersede these industry codes of practice.
consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of
compliance (if any) that may be required.