Heavy Vehicle Pilots Licence - Western Australia


You will require this licence if you intend to pilot a heavy vehicle. Heavy vehicle pilots facilitate the safe and efficient movement of over size and / or over-mass vehicles on public roads.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for a Heavy Vehicle Pilots Licence you must:

  • hold a current non-probationary Motor Drivers Licence
  • pass an Assessment of Fitness to Drive for Commercial Drivers examination
  • pass a Western Australian Heavy Vehicle Pilot training course from a registered training provider
  • complete an application form and pay the administrative fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Three years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $205.00

Act(s) name

Road Traffic (Vehicles) Act 2012 WA

Regulation(s) name

Road Traffic (Vehicles) Regulations 2014 WA

Administering agency

Main Roads Western Australia

Heavy Vehicle Services

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries Officer

Heavy Vehicle Services

Main Roads Western Australia

Operating address: 525 Great Eastern Highway
Redcliffe, Western Australia 6104
Mailing address: PO BOX 374
Welshpool DC, Western Australia 6986
Phone: 13 84 86
Fax: 08 9475 8455
Email: hvs@mainroads.wa.gov.au