New South Wales

Acronym used in tables: MDL – Mass, dimension and loading.

Title and description Gazette reference Category Carriage required

New South Wales consolidated national heavy vehicle mass and dimension exemption (notice) 2014 (no. 1) (PDF, 700KB)

Contains the following notices:

  • New South Wales Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Cotton Module Chain Bed Semitrailer Combination Dimension Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No. 1)
  • New South Wales Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Converter Dolly Combination Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No. 1)
  • New South Wales Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Livestock Tri-axle Group Mass Limit Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No. 1)
  • New South Wales Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Rear Overhang Limit Dimension Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No.1)
C2014G00241 MDL Yes (for some notices)

New South Wales and Queensland class 3 heavy vehicle 4.6m high loaded semitrailer dimension exemption (notice) 2014 (no. 1) (PDF, 530KB)

Exempts semi-trailers up to 4.6m high when loaded from the dimension requirement that the vehicle only be 4.3 metres high.

Please note the following amendment to this notice:

C2014G00236

 

 

 

C2015G00140

MDL No

New South Wales and Victoria class 3 heavy vehicle long livestock semitrailer deck length exemption (notice) 2014 (no. 1) (PDF, 600KB)

Exempts semi-trailers used to carry livestock from the limit on the deck length available for the carriage of livestock.

C2014G00168 MDL No

New South Wales class 1 agricultural cotton vehicle exemption for permitted heavy vehicles (notice) 2016 (no. 1) (PDF, 757KB)

Exempts class 1 vehicles transporting Agricultural Cotton Vehicles from stated prescribed mass or dimension requirements of the Heavy Vehicle (Mass, Dimension and Loading) National Regulation when travelling on stated routes on Easter Saturday and Easter Sunday.

C2016G00308 MDL No

New South Wales Class 1 Agricultural Machine Combination Exemption Notice 2017 (No.1) (PDF, 567KB)

Provides mass exemptions for combinations consisting of an agricultural machine and trailer used for transporting primary produce, subject to conditions relating to speed limits, braking and conspicuity.

C2017G01357

MDL No

New South Wales class 1 agricultural vehicles (notice) 2015 (no. 1) (PDF, 1.8MB)

Exempts class 1 agricultural vehicles from certain mass and dimension requirements.

Please note the following amendments to this notice:

C2015G00418

 

 

C2015G01737

 

C2017G00562

MDL Yes

New South Wales class 1 heavy vehicle grain auger combination exemption notice 2015 (no. 1) (748KB)

Exempts grain auger combinations from certain dimension limits.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

C2015G01593 MDL No

New South Wales class 1 heavy vehicle combine harvester combination exemption notice 2015 (no. 1) (PDF, 700KB)

Exempts combine harvester combinations from certain dimension limits.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

C2015G01592 MDL No

New South Wales Class 1 Silage Trailer Mass and Dimension Exemption Notice 2018 (No.1) (PDF, 696KB)

Exempt silage trailers from certain mass and dimension requirements.

C2018G00457 MDL No

New South Wales Class 1 Yacht Trailer Dimension Exemption Notice 2017 (PDF, 693KB)

Enhances the safe travel of a vehicle and trailer combination that is carrying a small yacht (commonly known as a 'trailer yacht' or 'trailer sailor'), or similar sailboat.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

C2017G01068 MDL No

New South Wales Class 2 Safety, Productivity & Environment Construction Transport Authorisation Notice 2016 (No. 1) (PDF, 660KB)

Authorises the use of stated categories of class 2 heavy vehicles that are Performance Based Standards (PBS) vehicles on the New South Wales SPECT Scheme Network, subject to specified conditions.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice

C2016G00890 MDL No

New South Wales Class 3 Baled Commodities Dimension Exemption Notice 2017 (PDF, 673KB)

Provides an exemption from height and width dimension requirements for certain configurations of heavy vehicle while they are transporting baled commodities.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice

C2017G00478 MDL No

New South Wales Class 3 Drought Assistance Dimension Exemption Notice 2018 (PDF, 685KB)

Exempts eligible vehicles from complying with certain dimension requirements when transporting baled or rolled hay to be used as fodder for consumption by livestock in declared drought affected areas in New South Wales.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice

C2018G00637 MDL No

New South Wales Class 3 Grain Harvest Management Scheme Mass Exemption (Notice) 2016 (No. 1) (PDF, 850KB)

Grain Harvest Scheme for NSW that provides mass concessions.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

C2016G00785

MDL

Yes

New South Wales Fatigue Record-Keeping Exemption Notice 2017 (No. 2) (PDF, 580KB)

Exempts record keepers for drivers of fatigue-regulated heavy vehicles carrying out specified classes of work in New South Wales from the requirement to keep records of driver work and rest time imposed under the Heavy Vehicle National Law.

C2017G00793 Fatigue No

New South Wales heavy vehicle (conditional registration) exemption notice 2015 (no. 1) (PDF, 592KB)

Allows a heavy vehicle with a Certificate of Approved Operations to operate under conditional registration in New South Wales subject to certain conditions.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

C2015G01596 Vehicle Standards No

New South Wales Heavy Vehicle Standards (Class 1 SPV) Exemption Notice 2016 (No. 1) (PDF, 558)

Exempts particular special purpose vehicles (SPVs) that operate under the New South Wales Class 1 SPV Notice 2014 from certain heavy vehicle standards requirements.

C2016G01141 Vehicle Standards No

New South Wales Heavy Vehicle Standards (Rear-loading waste collection vehicle) Exemption Notice 2017 (No. 1)

Exempts rear-loading waste collection vehicles under section 61 of the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL) from certain prescribed heavy vehicle standards. 

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

C2017G00636 Vehicle Standards No

New South Wales Higher Mass Limits declaration 2015 (No. 1) (PDF, 724KB)

Authorises the use of certain categories of heavy vehicles under higher mass limits on stated areas and routes and states the intelligent access conditions under which these heavy vehicles may be used.

For further information please read the New South Wales Higher Mass Limits declaration factsheet (PDF, 280KB)

C2015G00480 MDL No

New South Wales restricted access vehicle enforceable networks schedule amendment (notice) 2015 (no. 1) (PDF, 676KB)

Amends existing national and New South Wales notices so that they refer to a map(s) and/or list(s) rather than published lists of routes in the NSW Government Gazette.

Please note the following amendment to this notice:

C2015G00140

 

 

 

C2015G00865

MDL No

New South Wales Work Diary Exemption Notice 2017 (No. 1) (PDF, 578KB)

Exempts drivers of fatigue-regulated heavy vehicles carrying out specified classes of work in New South Wales from the requirement to keep and record information in a work diary and to specify the conditions of the exemption under this Notice.

C2017G00167

Fatigue No