Australian Standard AS 2213-1984 Pin Type Couplings and Drawbar Eyes for Trailers - Western Australia


You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to be involved in the design, manufacture or importation of drawbar-type couplings or drawbar eyes used in a road train or B-double. You will also be required to comply with this standard if you intend to operate a road train or B-double.

You must ensure that any couplings or drawbars have a d value and markings that comply with the standard. The specific version of the standard you are required to comply with is AS 2213-1984 50 mm Pin type Couplings and Drawbar Eyes for Trailers. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required by your business.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Act(s) name

Road Traffic (Vehicles) Act 2012 WA

Regulation(s) name

Road Traffic (Vehicles) Regulations 2014 WA

Administering agency

Department of Transport

Transport Services

Driver and Vehicle Services

Contact details

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Vehicle Safety and Standards

Driver and Vehicle Services

Transport Services

Department of Transport

Operating address: 21 Murray Street South
Welshpool, Western Australia 6106
Phone: 13 11 56
Fax: 08 9216 3899