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National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) is Australia's first national, independent Regulator for all vehicles over 4.5 tonnes gross vehicle mass. The NHVR currently manages National Heavy Vehicle Accreditation Scheme accreditations and Performance-Based Standards Scheme design and vehicle approvals nationally. From 10 February 2014, the NHVR commenced administering a single set of laws for heavy vehicles under the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL), delivering a comprehensive range of services under a consistent regulatory framework in participating jurisdictions (all states and territories except WA and NT).

Further information

  • Type of Body

    K. National Law Bodies

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    NHVR commenced administering a single set of laws for heavy vehicles under the Heavy Vehicle National Law

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes

  • Classification

    C. Other

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    Gassworks Level 3, 76 Skyring Terrace
    Newstead QLD 4006
    Australia

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