Off-Road Vehicle Registration - Western Australia


You may need this registration if you intend to use an off-road vehicle in an area designated for off-road use by a local council.

An off-road vehicle can be licensed only if there is a legitimate need to access one or more public roads (even if it is only for the purpose of crossing). This can include all types of motor vehicles, such as motorcycles, four-wheel drive vehicles, dune buggies and all-terrain vehicles.

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 this registration you must:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • ensure that your vehicle meets the prescribed safety and noise requirements.


Up to 18 months


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $45.00

Registration fee. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $15.00

Number plate fee. Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $45.00

Fees for 2023-24

Transfer Transfer All $15.00

Fees for 2023-24

Other resources

Act(s) name

Control of Vehicles (Off-road Areas) Act 1978 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Control of Vehicles (Off-road Areas) Regulations 1979 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Transport

Transport Services

Driver and Vehicle Services

Contact details

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