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


You will be required to comply with these standards 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 these standards 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.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Act(s) name

Road Traffic (Vehicles) Act 2012 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Road Traffic (Vehicles) Regulations 2014 Western Australia

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: 1300 660 147
Fax: 08 9216 3899